News for separated parents
Do you provide ongoing care for your grandchild?
We can offer you extra support.
From 20 March 2017 Energy Supplement is changing
This change will only affect some customers.
Do you get Child Care Rebate quarterly?
Your payment for October to December 2016 will be paid between 18 January and 31 January 2017.
We need your bank account details to pay you your Medicare benefit!
From 1 July 2016, you need to have your bank details registered with Medicare to get your benefit. Make sure we can pay your benefit into your bank account.
Do you owe us money?
If you do, we can ask you to pay off your Centrelink debts at any time.
Do you get reportable fringe benefits?
Don’t leave it to the last minute! You might need to update your income estimate.
Schoolkids Bonus payments have ended
We paid the last Schoolkids Bonus payment in July 2016. No further Schoolkids Bonus payments will be made.
New changes make it even easier to sign in to your myGov account!
You can use your mobile phone number to sign in, unsuspend your account, and claim an email address from a locked account.
Helping people with disability achieve their goals
Saturday 3 December 2016 is International Day of People with Disability, a day to break down disability barriers and celebrate abilities.
Claim ABSTUDY early
Make sure you claim early so you get ABSTUDY before school starts next year.
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