How we can help
You may be able to get a pension from Australia or another country under an agreement. You may also get your current payment if you're going overseas.
Social security agreements
We can help you:
- find out if you can get an Australian pension overseas
- claim a pension from another country while you live in Australia.
Read about international social security agreements.
If you travel outside Australia it may affect your Centrelink payments.
- staff you can speak to in a range of languages
- interpreters you can use.
If you’re in Australia, call our International services line.
If you’re outside Australia either:
Calls to some international phone numbers are free.
Your income and assets can change the amount of payment you get from us.
Page last updated: 5 October 2021
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