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Increase to Age Pension eligibility age from 1 July 2017

From 1 July 2017, the age you need to be eligible for the Age Pension is changing.

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Claiming carer payments just got easier

You can now apply for Carer Payment and Carer Allowance online.

Press pause on your Centrelink debt while it’s reviewed

You can ask us to review your Centrelink debt and pause debt repayments until your review is finished.

Do you provide ongoing care for your grandchild?

We can offer you extra support.

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