You need to meet eligibility requirements to get Widow Allowance, and how much you'll get.
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Eligibility for Widow Allowance
To get Widow Allowance you need to meet certain criteria.
Payments from another country
Australia has agreements with a number of countries to share responsibility for social security payments.
Payment rates for Widow Allowance
How much Widow Allowance you can get depends on your income and assets.
Your income can reduce how much we pay you.
Property or items that you or your partner own in full or part, or have an interest in, can affect your payment.
On the day you claim Widow Allowance you must be an Australian resident and in Australia.
You may have to wait before your payments start.