Your Family

Households are facing a range of new and unexpected challenges. The ACT Government is taking a range of actions and providing practical support to reduce pressure on household budgets. This includes:

  • rebates on residential rates
  • a freeze on ACT Government fees and charges
  • rental support for those in need
  • utility rebates
  • a moratorium on evictions and blacklisting for tenants
  • a temporary freeze on rental increases for those impacted by COVID-19.

To find out more information on these relief options, including eligibility, please visit the Economic Survival Package page.

For advice, information, and the latest on how COVID-19 is impacting families, explore the topics below.

COVID-19 helpline 0262077244

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Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the ACT, the Ngunnawal people. We acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region.

Last Updated: May 21 2020