News for rural and remote Australians
Read the latest news for rural and remote Australians.
26 May 2020
Reporting your income is quicker with our new online services.
12 May 2020
The Financial Information Service (FIS) can help you make informed decisions about your finances.
6 May 2020
There are some things you need to know about how the Coronavirus has affected overseas travel.
1 May 2020
You don’t need to call or visit a service centre to establish your identity and claim a payment.
30 April 2020
Remember to review your Centrepay deductions and adjust them to match the services you’re getting.
22 April 2020
We’ve made some temporary changes to your requirements and payment.
16 April 2020
You should only visit a service centre if you’re well and don’t have any other choice.
8 April 2020
During the pause, we won’t refer your debt to external collection agencies or garnishee your tax refund.
7 April 2020
There’s new rules to help you get a payment from us if you’ve lost your job due to coronavirus.
7 April 2020
You can get some of your super early if you’re in financial stress due to COVID-19.
25 March 2020
The Australian Government has announced more payments and streamlined claims for people affected by coronavirus.
20 March 2020
Some payments stopped or closed to new claims. Find out if these changes affect you.
3 March 2020
It’s important to let us know when something in your life changes. That way you won’t get overpaid.
17 February 2020
Improvements to our online services can support you in rural and remote areas to claim Age Pension online.
11 February 2020
You can now view your reporting dates and update your mutual obligation requirements online.
10 February 2020
Here are some ways to protect your online information when you use public internet.
17 January 2020
If the bushfires have affected you, we have payments and services to help.
16 December 2019
If you’re studying and working, or thinking about working, you should know about Income Bank.
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