- at least 22 but under age pension age
- in a job or getting ABSTUDY or Austudy as a full time student
- under the income and assets test limits
To get Sickness Allowance you must meet certain criteria.
The amount of Sickness Allowance you can get depends on your income and assets.
Complete the following steps to claim Sickness Allowance. Before you start, check if you can get it.
Your options and obligations for Sickness Allowance.
Tools, information and other services we offer.
We have other payments, services and subjects to help you with Sickness Allowance.
Page last updated: 9 July 2019