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Social security agreements
We can help you:
- find out if you can get an Australian pension overseas
- claim a pension from another country while you live in Australia.
Read about international social security agreements.
Getting your foreign pension
If you live in Australia and get a foreign pension, public holidays may cause a delay in getting your payment. Please call your overseas pension authority during their opening hours for information about their payments.
If you travel outside Australia it may affect your Centrelink payments.
- staff you can speak to in a range of languages
- interpreters you can use.
If you’re in Australia, call our International services line.
If you’re outside Australia either:
Calls to some international phone numbers are free.