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Centrelink

Centrelink is delivered by the Australian Government Department of Human Services and supports people with payments and services at times of major change.

The Department of Human Services is responsible for the development of service delivery policy and provides access to social, health and other payments and services.

Centrelink delivers payments and services for retirees, the unemployed, families, carers, parents, people with disabilities, Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

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Parents guide to child support - Australian Government Department of Human Services

Information for parents to navigate the child support scheme.

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Youth Disability Supplement - Australian Government Department of Human Services

Additional financial support to young people with a physical, intellectual or psychiatric disability who receive certain income support payments.

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Income Support Bonus - Australian Government Department of Human Services

A tax free payment to help people on some income support payments, continuing until December 2016 with the last instalment in September 2016.

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Caring for an older Australian - Australian Government Department of Human Services

There are several payments and services to help you if you provide full-time care to an older Australian.

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Having a baby - Australian Government Department of Human Services

We have a range of services and payments to help new parents before, when and after they have a baby.

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Payments for rural and remote Australians - Australian Government Department of Human Services

A range of payments and services is available to support people living in rural and remote areas.

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Parental Leave Pay - Australian Government Department of Human Services

Financial support for up to 18 weeks to help eligible parents take time off work to care for a newborn or recently adopted child.

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Payments for job seekers - Australian Government Department of Human Services

We offer income support if you are looking for work, completing approved studies or have a disability and are looking for work.

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Disability Support Pension - Australian Government Department of Human Services

Financial support for people who have a physical, intellectual or psychiatric condition that stops them from working or people who are permanently blind.

Read more on Centrelink website

Using the Child Support Guide

The CS Guide is divided into 6 parts as explained in the following table

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