For the latest information, go to the Affected by Coronavirus page on the Services Australia website.
People currently receiving payments from Centrelink do not need to do anything to get the extra financial assistance that is being offered due to COVID 19.
How this service is delivered
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More programs from Department of Social Services
Caring for you while you care for someone. We're here for you.
Rent Assistance is a regular extra payment if you pay rent and get certain payments from us.
Financial help if you’re 24 or younger and a student or Australian Apprentice, or 21 or younger and looking for work.