Keeping your personal information safe when separating

5 January 2023

If you’re leaving a relationship, there are some things you can do to keep your personal information safe.

If you’re separating, change your passwords for myGov and other services. This will help protect your privacy and keep personal information secure.

You may also consider doing any of the following:

  • cancel nominee or representative arrangements
  • update your relationship status and personal details
  • update your Medicare and My Health records
  • check if you can get payments from us
  • apply for child support
  • secure your personal identity documents.

Read more about keeping your information safe.

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Page last updated: 5 January 2023.