Age Pension age is changing from 1 July 2021

8 June 2021

The qualifying age for Age Pension is increasing to 66 years and 6 months on 1 July 2021.

If you were born between 1 July 1955 and 31 December 1956, you must be 66 years and 6 months to be eligible for Age Pension.

The qualifying age for Age Pension has been increasing from 65 to 67 years since 1 July 2017.

On 1 July 2023 Age Pension age will increase to 67.

Read who can get Age Pension.

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Page last updated: 10 December 2021