5.2.4 Families & parenting
This section contains historical rates under the various forms of family allowance and family allowance supplement (FAS). It covers other rates such as RA and maternity allowance, and contains some rates paid by Social Security as an agent of the former Department of Community Services and Health. From 1 July 2000 family allowance and family tax payment (FTP) were replaced by FTB. Rates from 1 July 2000 can be found in the FA Guide.
Policy reference: FA Guide 3.6 Historical rates