Commonwealth Seniors Health Card
A concession card to get cheaper health care and some discounts if you’ve reached Age Pension age.
To get this you must:
- be Age Pension age
- be unable to get a payment from us or the Department of Veterans’ Affairs
- be under the income test limit
- meet residence rules.
Read the full conditions under who can get it.
You can claim a Commonwealth Seniors Health Card once you’re Age Pension age. Complete the following steps to claim. Before you start, check if you can get it.
Page last updated: 13 January 2020
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