Register for an online account

To do your business online, create a myGov account and link to your Centrelink, Medicare or Child Support online account.

Create a myGov account

Register for a myGov account to access a range of government online services with one username and password.

If you don't have a myGov account, create one today.

Go to myGov, select Create an account on the homepage then follow the steps. Once you’ve created your myGov account, link your online accounts.

If you need help, read our online guides for information on:

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Register for a Medicare online account

Your Medicare online account is a secure way for you to complete a range of services with Medicare when and where it suits you. You must register for a Medicare online account through myGov.

Read about Medicare online accounts and how to register.

Register for a Child Support online account

Your Child Support online account is the main way to manage your Child Support payments and details.

You must register for a Child Support online account through myGov.

Read about Child Support online accounts and how to register.

Register for a Centrelink online account

Your Centrelink online account is the main way to claim a payment, update details and get reminders. It’s also how you report your income and anything else we ask for.

To do your business online, create a myGov account and link to Centrelink.

If you've previously received a Centrelink payment

You’ll have a Customer Reference Number. Use this to register for an online account.

This is anyone who’s had a payment or concession from us before, no matter how long ago.

If you’ve never received a Centrelink payment


Visit a service centre and tell us you want to register for an online account. You’ll need to bring photo ID with you.

This is anyone who’s never had a payment or concession from us before.

Register

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Page last updated: 17 August 2017