Did you get Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment?
You must declare Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment (PLDP) in your income tax return for the relevant financial year.
We’ve started making the Cost of Living Payment
You don’t need to do anything. If you’re eligible, we’ll pay you the $250 one-off payment automatically.
Financial Information Service webinars are now available
You can book and watch free financial education and information webinars to help plan for the future.
A one-off payment to help with living costs has been announced
There’s a $250 one-off payment for eligible customers to help with the cost of living.
Financial support when your Disaster Recovery Allowance ends
You can claim an income support payment from us when your Disaster Recovery Allowance (DRA) or New Zealand DRA ends.
Easter and Anzac Day 2022 public holiday closures
Your Centrelink payment and reporting dates may change due to the upcoming public holidays.
Stop scams by speaking up
It’s Scams Awareness Week. Help protect people against scams by talking about them.
We’re sending letters to some people who were overpaid
If you live in a Local Government Area impacted by lockdowns, the temporary pause on Centrelink debts has now lifted.
More information to help you understand your payments and debt
We’ve introduced new services in your Centrelink online account to help you understand your payments and overpayments.
Get help to find work with the Mid-Career Checkpoint Program
The Mid-Career Checkpoint Program could help you return to work or upgrade your skills.