COVID-19 Disaster Payment
From 2 August 2021, veterans and family members may be eligible for the COVID‑19 Disaster Payment.
This payment will be available to those who have lost working hours due to a COVID-19 public health order, including those who receive an income support payment such as:
- Service Pension
- Income Support Supplement
- Veteran Payment
- Age Pension paid by DVA
- Education Allowance
Different rates of payment are available depending on individual circumstances.
The COVID-19 Disaster Payment will be made by Services Australia. Applications can be made through your myGov account.
For more information, please visit the Services Australia webpage.