School and Year Start-up Payment online form
If you’re getting the Unsupported Child’s Benefit or Orphan’s Benefit for children in your care, you can apply for the School and Year Start-up Payment between 15 January and 28 February 2018.
What you'll need
You can put more than one child’s details in the online form if you get the Unsupported Child’s Benefit or Orphan’s Benefit for more than one child.
your client number
You can find this on your Community Services Card or on letters you've received from us.
the child’s full name and date of birth
You need to be getting the Unsupported Child’s Benefit or Orphan’s Benefit for the child.
We may contact you if we need more information.
The amount you may be paid depends on the child’s age at the end of February.
Please read all the instructions on the form and fill it out in full so that there are no delays in paying you. You should receive your payment within 10 days.