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Crisis Payments for people who have just come to Australia

This factsheet is provided by the Australian Department of Human Services.

If you have just come to Australia on a humanitarian visa (in the last seven days), you may be able to get a special payment to help you called a Crisis Payment.

To find out if you can get the payment and how, choose your own language from this list:

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