The Guides to Social Policy Law is a collection of publications designed to assist decision makers administering social policy law. The information contained in this publication is intended only as a guide to relevant legislation/policy. The information is accurate as at the date listed at the bottom of the page, but may be subject to change. To discuss individual circumstances please contact Services Australia.

1.1.A.30 Adjustment payment (FTB)


For the purposes of FTB, an adjustment payment can be made for an instalment period (1.1.I.100) of less than 14 days. An adjustment payment may be made:

  • for the first instalment of FTB
  • if eligibility has ceased and FTB has been cancelled, or
  • if the applicant has changed their FTB delivery day (1.1.P.73).

Act reference: FA(Admin)Act section 23 Payment of FTB by instalment

Policy reference: FA Guide 4.3 FTB payment options, 4.3.2 Payment cycles for FTB instalments

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