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Certain parts of the formula are updated each year (living allowances, child expenditure, minimum rate and inflation factor). You can see the amount for this year and previous year's below.

1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021

Part of formula to be updated Updated rate
Living allowance $20,223
Living allowance if receiving supported living payments $23,117
Minimum rate of child support (annually) $954
Inflation factor 1.9%

1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020

Part of formula to be updated Updated rate
Living allowance $19,867
Living allowance if receiving supported living payments $22,713
Minimum rate of child support (annually) $936
Inflation factor 1.9%