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2022 Carer Allowance

In support of carers, and in recognition of the rising cost of care, the Department of Children, Youth Justice and Multicultural Affairs is increasing all Foster and Kinship care allowances in line with the Brisbane Consumer Price Index rate of 3.9 per cent from September 2021 to September 2022. The new rates that will commence on 1 January 2022.

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