How much Sickness Allowance do I get?
Payment rates appear below as a guide only and are effective from 1 July 2008. Contact your nearest Centrelink Customer Service Centre for a personal assessment.
This payment is made as a fortnightly payment into your bank or other account. Payment can be made for the period of incapacity on each medical certificate (up to a maximum of 13 weeks) and payment stops as soon as the medical certificate finishes.
Sickness Allowance Payment Rates
Please Note: * PhA rate is $5.80 per fortnight.
Additional payments and benefits you may be entitled to:
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