Are you thinking of travelling outside of Australia?
Travelling outside Australia can affect your payment or concession card. Find out what you need to do before you leave.
Assistance for New South Wales Floods in February 2022 is closing soon
Claim before 26 December 2022 if you were affected by the New South Wales Floods in February 2022.
More people can now claim High-Risk Settings Pandemic Payment
Custodial facilities are included as a high-risk setting for claims submitted from 11 November 2022.
Learn how to spot a scam
It’s Scams Awareness Week. Help protect yourself by learning how to spot a scam.
You can no longer claim Crisis Payment for National Health Emergency (COVID-19)
We are no longer accepting claims for this payment. Find out what other support is available.
Delivering everyday progress - new Budget announced
We’re delivering a range of Budget measures to improve the services we provide to you.
Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment has ended
Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment ended on 14 October 2022.
Settlement payments for the robodebt class action
We’ve finished calculating settlement payments for eligible group members of the robodebt class action.
What to do if your debt pause is ending
From 1 July 2022, Centrelink debt repayments are starting again.
Text message scam for free COVID-19 test kit
If you get a message from the Australian Government offering a free COVID-19 test kit, don’t open the link.