To get this you must meet one of the following:
- live in Australia or an Australian dependency island
- visit from certain countries.
Read the full conditions under enrolling in Medicare.
From 1 February 2024 to 31 December 2024, the Medicare card will have a 40 year anniversary card design.
This design will also be updated in the Medicare Online account, Medicare Express Plus mobile app and myGov app.
Manage invites to your Medicare card or accept invites to be added to someone’s card when you’re 15 or older.
You can access and use a digital copy of your Medicare card as soon as you enrol.
You can get your own Medicare card and number if you’re 15 or older and enrolled in Medicare.
You can get a new Medicare card if it expires or is lost, stolen or damaged. You can also get an extra card.