Renewing a Low Income Health Care Card

Your Low Income Health Care Card needs to be renewed every 6 months.

Your Low Income Health Care Card needs to be renewed every 12 months. You will need to reapply to renew your card and meet the income test. You can renew your Low Income Health Care Card using your Centrelink online account or by using the form sent to you.

If you renew your card online, your current Centrelink information will automatically be displayed, so you only need to update any information that has changed. You will need to Register for an online account at a level 2 access or higher to be able to renew your card online.

Page last updated: 29 January 2016