Income and assets from outside Australia

If you or your partner get income from, or have assets outside Australia, this could affect your Age Pension.

How it’s calculated

We include any income or assets you or your partner have in another country. We do this when we assess your rate of Age Pension.

We use exchange rates to work out what your overseas income or assets are worth in Australia. If you have too much, it can reduce the amount of Age Pension you get.

To ask about these rates, either:

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