Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

A concession card to get cheaper health care and some discounts if you’ve reached Age Pension age.

New income limits for the Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

We’re waiting for legislation to come into effect. We’ll update our website when you can claim under the new limits.

To get this card you need to meet all these conditions. You must:

  • be Age Pension age or older
  • meet residence rules
  • not be getting a payment from us or the Department of Veterans’ Affairs
  • give us a Tax File Number or be exempt from doing so
  • meet identity requirements
  • meet the income test.

Read the full conditions under who can get it.

Page last updated: 10 December 2021