Assets test for Age Pension

Find out about assets test limits for Age Pension.

The value of various assets you own can affect your eligibility for a pension.

On 1 January 2017 there is a change to the assets test that may affect your payment.

Refer to the assets test limits to view the current maximum value your assets can have before they affect your pension.

Asset Hardship provisions

If you are in severe financial hardship and have little or no entitlement to a payment, you can apply to be paid under the Asset Hardship provisions.

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