News for rural and remote Australians
Read the latest news for rural and remote Australians.
28 July 2021
Here are our answers to your top 5 questions about the COVID-19 Disaster Payment.
23 July 2021
If you’ve been affected by COVID-19 and lost work hours and income you may be able to claim the COVID-19 Disaster Payment.
19 July 2021
If you lodged an objection to the class action settlement with the Court, you’ll get a letter with opt out information.
9 July 2021
If you got a Coronavirus (COVID-19) payment, here's what you need to know for your tax.
5 July 2021
Your Centrelink payment summary shows your taxable and some non-taxable payments from us for the financial year.
2 July 2021
The Australian Government has announced support if you live in the Northern Territory and can't earn income.
1 July 2021
The Australian Government has declared 5 additional Local Government Areas for the Victorian storms and floods.
25 June 2021
We have payments to help you if you’ve been affected by the Sydney and Greater Sydney COVID-19 restrictions.
24 June 2021
It’s tax time, and that means scammers may target Services Australia customers.
23 June 2021
Your Centrelink payment summary shows payments you got from us this financial year. You might need it for your tax return.
18 June 2021
We have payments to help you if you’ve been directly affected by the Victorian storms and floods in June 2021.
17 June 2021
When you claim a payment on or after 1 July 2021, a one week waiting period may apply.
11 June 2021
If you objected to the settlement, you’ll have another opportunity to opt out of the class action.
8 June 2021
The qualifying age for Age Pension is increasing to 66 years and 6 months on 1 July 2021.
7 June 2021
You have until 28 September 2021 to make a claim for our disaster payments.
7 June 2021
There are 2 ways you can get online proof of your COVID-19 vaccinations.
7 June 2021
You can check your claim’s progress without having to phone or visit us.
1 June 2021
From 5 July, we’ll pay eligible carers the Carer Supplement. They may also get the Child Disability Assistance Payment.
17 May 2021
We’ve made it simpler for Centrelink customers to get a formal review of a decision.
17 May 2021
If you get an SMS, email or letter from us about checking your income, here’s what you need to do.
13 May 2021
Fake emails claiming they’re from myGov tell you to open a link to confirm your identity. Don’t open the link.
11 May 2021
From 12 May 2021, CDP activities are voluntary. Find out what these changes mean for you.
20 April 2021
If you get payments from us, you can set up a tax deduction to help you avoid an income tax debt.
14 April 2021
There’s help if you’ve been directly affected by Tropical Cyclone Seroja in Western Australia, April 2021. We have payments that can help during a natural disaster.
24 March 2021
We’re looking for recent uni graduates to join us next year. Applications are open now and close on 19 April 2021.
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