Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Set Specification|
|Registration status:||Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Standard 20/06/2018|
|DSS type:||Data Element Cluster|
The Children Cluster defines information about recipients of Centrelink benefits who have children for whom they are eligible to receive a Family Tax Benefit (FTB) payment, a Double Orphan Pension or a Multiple Birth Allowance.
Collection and usage attributes
Family Tax Benefit Part A or B
A FTB payment is a two-part payment that helps with the cost of raising children. To be eligible for the payment a recipient must:
A young person aged 19 can be an FTB child up to the end of the calendar year in which they turn 19, as long as they are in full-time secondary study.
Double Orphan Pension
The Double Orphan Pension is a payment to a recipient who cares for a child where:
Source and reference attributes
Australian Government Department of Social Services
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Priority investment approach research DSS Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Standard 20/06/2018