Special Benefit

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We have information in different languages about Special Benefit

Special Benefit for Temporary Protection Visa and Safe Haven Enterprise Visa holders

Call our Multilingual Phone Service to speak with us in your language about your Centrelink payments and services.

A payment if you’re in severe financial hardship and can’t get other income support from us.

Eligibility basics

  • in severe financial hardship for reasons beyond your control
  • unable to earn enough to support yourself and your family
  • unable to get another income support payment
If you were getting an eligible payment on 2 April 2019, we’ll pay you an Energy Assistance Payment in June.
This information was printed Monday 20 May 2019 from https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/special-benefit It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.

Page last updated: 1 May 2019