You can get a card if you meet all these conditions. You must:
- be Age Pension age
- meet residence rules
- not be getting an income support payment from Centrelink or the Department of Veterans' Affairs
- give us a Tax File Number or be exempt from doing so
- meet identity requirements
- meet the income test.
You must tell us your and your partner's tax file numbers, unless you're exempt.
If you can’t get this card, you could be eligible for other concession or health care cards.
We may have cancelled your pension on 1 January 2017 because of changes to the pension assets test.
What you claim determines how we work out your adjusted taxable income.
We use your adjusted taxable income to work out your eligibility for some payments or services.