There are several things that determine if you can still get Partner Allowance.

There are several things that determine if you can still get Partner Allowance.

The amount you get depends on:

  • your income and assets
  • other payments you or your partner get
  • your living arrangements and personal circumstances
  • your tax exemptions

Living or travelling overseas can also affect your payment.

Your payment may be affected by:

Dependent children under 6

If you care for dependent children under 6, you may get Parenting Payment.

If you’re eligible, you must transfer from Partner Allowance to Parenting Payment.

Page last updated: 12 May 2018