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22 February 2021
Find out the most common reasons for why we reject a claim for Age Pension. This may help you when claiming.
19 February 2021
Nominee arrangements for Centrelink and aged care have been changing. Changes will continue until 12 March 2021.
18 February 2021
What you need to know to get ready for the COVID-19 vaccines.
12 February 2021
We’re closed for the Easter holidays. We want to help you plan so you still get paid.
12 February 2021
Mutual obligation suspensions or penalties don’t apply for any job seekers in Victoria until Tuesday 23 February 2021.
10 February 2021
There’s help for people directly affected by the February 2021 bushfires in Western Australia.
9 February 2021
If you’re eligible, you’ll get a $250 payment in March 2021.
1 February 2021
Repayments for Centrelink debts are starting again soon. If you owe money, please know we’re here to help.
25 January 2021
You need to tell us if you separate from your partner as it may affect your payment.
20 January 2021
We’re contacting class action group members with details of the proposed settlement and what to do if they object.
19 January 2021
From Monday 18 January 2021, you must start meeting your mutual obligation requirements if you have them.
15 January 2021
By answering a few questions we can guide you through the steps to claim Carer Payment and Carer Allowance.
8 January 2021
The pause on debt activity is ending for everyone from 11 January 2021, but repayments won’t restart until February.
4 January 2021
Learn the best way to claim Age Pension for your situation.
22 December 2020
On 10 December 2020, legislation passed with changes to Income Management and Cashless Debit Card programs.
17 December 2020
If you’ve got a Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, the Queensland Government may give you an energy rebate.
14 December 2020
Changes to the way you report your employment income and hours worked started on 7 December.
14 December 2020
Save yourself a trip to a service centre and upload them online.
11 December 2020
The Australian Government announced support if you live in the ACT and can't earn an income.
23 November 2020
We’ve answered your questions about what you need to do before making a claim for Age Pension.
20 November 2020
When you report your employment income through your online account, you may see your employer's details prefilled.
13 November 2020
There will be a further extension of the nil payment period due to coronavirus (COVID-19) until 16 April 2021.
12 November 2020
If you’re eligible, we’ll pay you $250 during December.
28 October 2020
The pause on debt in response to COVID-19 is ending. But if you owe money, you won’t need to repay it until next year.
14 October 2020
What you choose to do with your super may impact the payments and services you get from us.
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