Rebate income tier amounts

Tiers apply to the Australian Government rebate and thresholds are increased each year, based on growth in Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings.

The following tiers apply to the Australian Government rebate:

  Base Tier Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3
Singles $90,000 or less $90,001 to $105,000 $105,001 to $140,000 $140,001 or more
Family/Couples $180,000 or less $180,001 to $210,000 $210,001 to $280,000 $280,001 or more

The thresholds are increased each year, based on growth in Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings. Single parents and couples including de facto couples are subject to family tiers. For families with children, the thresholds are increased by $1,500 for each child after the first.

More information can be found on the Department of Health website.

Page last updated: 25 January 2016