Check if you’re a carer or close relative for aged care purposes before you complete an assessment.
Download and complete the Aged Care Carer or close relative assessment form.
Use this form if you’re not getting an income support payment from us.
The form will tell you what documents to provide with your Aged Care Carer or close relative assessment and how to return all of these to us.
If you get an income support payment, you need to give us permission to do this assessment. To do this, call the Aged Care Line.
To fill in this form digitally you will need a computer and Adobe Acrobat Reader, or a similar program. You can download Adobe Acrobat Reader for free. If you can’t complete the form digitally, you can print it, complete it by hand and return it to us following the instructions on the form.
If you have a disability or impairment and use assistive technology, you may not be able to access our forms. If you can’t, please use self service, request someone to deal with us on your behalf, or contact us. We can help you access, complete and submit them.