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Budget 2017 - Changes to Accommodation Supplement part of new Family Incomes Package

25 May 2017.

A $2.0 billion Family Incomes Package has been announced as part of Budget 2017.

The package helps low and middle income families with young children meet their living costs, assists people with the highest housing costs, simplifies the Family Tax Credit system and increases take-home pay for people who are working.

The changes come into effect from 1 April 2018.

More detail about changes to Accommodation Supplement regions