Parents are relieved by a significantly higher child benefit. From January 1, 2023, the child benefit is 250 euros per month for each child. The previous staggering of child benefit amounts will be dropped: child benefit in the amount of 250 euros will be paid for the first and in each case for all subsequent children in the same amount. The increase is automatic, you do not need to apply. More information about the child benefityou get on here on the Familienportal.NRW..