You need to sign in through myGov to set up and use your Medicare online account.
Follow these steps to get online.
Step 1: check you’re enrolled in Medicare
Step 2: sign in through myGov
You need to sign in through myGov and link Medicare to create your online account.
If you already have a myGov account:
If you don’t have one, learn how to create a myGov account.
Step 3: link Medicare to your myGov account
After you sign in to myGov, select Services and then Medicare.
We’ll ask you some questions to make sure it’s you. It’ll take about 10 minutes and you’ll need your Medicare card.
We may ask questions about your last visit to your doctor such as the:
- date of your visit
- location of the medical practice
- name of your doctor.
You’ll know you’re set up when you can see Medicare as a linked service on your myGov homepage.
If you need help you can do any of the following:
- read the myGov online help guides
- read more about Medicare online accounts
- call the Medicare program line for general enquiries.
Step 4: download our app
When you have your Medicare online account, you can use our Express Plus Medicare mobile app. The app makes it easier to manage Medicare and claim online.
Find out more about the Express Plus Medicare mobile app.
Common error messages when linking Medicare to myGov
Information about why you may not be able to link Medicare to your myGov account and how to correct the error.