Income support

Exchange of money between two peopleIncome support provides financial help while you look for work. You may be eligible for Newstart Allowance, Youth Allowance or Disability Support Pension.

Centrelink will assess your eligibility for income support and decide which allowance or pension is right for your circumstances. There are also a range of support allowances to help you look for work and assistance to get you into work.

For more information, visit the Centrelink section of the Department of Human Services website.

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