Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

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

Cost of Living Payment

We’ve started making the one-off Cost of Living Payment. You don’t need to do anything. Read more about the payment.

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