Cessation of the Seniors Supplement - Commonwealth Seniors Health Card holders

The Seniors Supplement for Commonwealth Seniors Health Card (CSHC) holders will no longer be paid beyond the June 2014 quarterly payment.

This measure started on 20 June 2015.

Description of the measure

The Seniors Supplement for Commonwealth Seniors Health Card (CSHC) holders will no longer be paid beyond the June 2014 quarterly payment. From this date CSHC holders will continue to receive only the Energy Supplement each quarter.    

Questions and answers

Who will be affected by this measure?

CSHC holders who have elected to receive the Seniors Supplement will be affected by this measure.

When will this measure start and finish?

The Seniors Supplement for CSHC holders will no longer be paid beyond the June 2014 quarterly payment.

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Page last updated: 17 May 2016

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