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The screenshots in this guide are from a computer. The screen layout will look different if you are using a mobile device.
To update your bank details you need your:
- account name
- account number.
Step 1: sign in
Sign in to myGov and select Medicare.
If you’re using a computer, sign in to myGov and select Medicare.
If you’re using the app, open it and enter your myGov PIN.
Select View and edit my details from the My details menu.
Step 2: change your bank details
We’ll display your current bank details. If you need to change them, select Edit in Bank details.
Update your bank details and enter your:
- Account name
- Account number.
Select Save bank details.
These changes only apply to Medicare payments for you. They won’t apply to others on your Medicare card.
We’ll confirm your account number when we’ve saved your details. Check the changes are correct. Select Close.
Step 3: sign out
From the homepage you can complete other transactions or select Return to myGov to go back to your myGov account.
For your privacy and security, sign out when you’ve finished using your myGov account.
We have other guides to help you. Read about help for myGov, online accounts and mobile apps.