We have information in different languages about Employment income reporting
Making it easier to report employment income
Changing the Social Security Income Assessment Model
Call our Multilingual Phone Service to speak with us in your language about your Centrelink payments and services.
Your Centrelink online account may already have your employer’s details filled in. Employment income affects your payment from us. To make sure we’re paying you the right amount, we need you to report your and your partner’s employment income.
When you get a payment from us, you need to know:
- what to report
- when to report
- how to report.
You can get reminders to report to make sure you report your employment income.
You must report your employment income to us to avoid getting a debt.
Watch this video for tips about getting your reporting right.
What to report
We need to know the gross income you and your partner get so we can pay you the right amount.
When to report
If you’re getting an income support payment, we’ll tell you when you need to report any other income you get.
When we pre-fill your information
There are some things you need to know about income and other details we pre-fill into reports and claims for you.