The main income support payment while you’re a young child’s main carer. Only an Australian citizen, a permanent residence visa holder or a protected special Category visa holder are eligible for parental income.
Who is eligible? ·
1. have income under the limits ·
2. meet principal carer rules and care for a child under 8 if you’re single or under 6 if you’re partnered ·
3. meet residence rules ·
4. can’t claim before the birth of a child