188.8.131.52 Death of a care receiver - CA
A person receiving CA (child) may qualify for a bereavement payment upon the death of the child they were caring for.
A person receiving CA (adult) and an income support payment (other than CP) may qualify for a CA bereavement payment upon the death of their care receiver.
Act reference: SSAct section 992J Continued CA during bereavement rate continuation period where disabled child dies, section 992K Lump sum payable in some circumstances, section 992L Continuation of qualification for CA for 4 weeks in some cases where recipient's disabled child dies
FAAct section 3(1)-'FTB child'