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Income Support Bonus payment is stopping

You’ll get your last instalment of Income Support Bonus in September 2016.

It’s time for your annual reassessment

It’s annual reassessment time - act now so you don’t lose your payment.

Taskforce Integrity is focusing on welfare fraud

Welfare fraud costs all of us. It happens when someone is doing the wrong thing to claim a welfare payment they are not entitled to.

Claiming online for Youth Allowance and Austudy just got easier and faster

Claiming online is simple. Answer some questions, provide the required documents, submit your claim and leave it with us.

Pay your Centrelink debt online using Money You Owe

Take control of your repayments any time by going online.

myGov celebrates reaching 10 million!

More than 10 million active myGov accounts—it’s time to celebrate!

The Express Plus Students mobile app is no longer available

Express Plus Students has been replaced with the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app.

Get involved in DonateLife Week 2016

DonateLife Week, dedicated to promoting organ and tissue donation in Australia, starts on Sunday 31 July 2016.

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Has your Youth Allowance or ABSTUDY payment changed?

From 1 July the way your dependent Youth Allowance and ABSTUDY payment is worked out has changed.

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.

Getting ready for tax time

Access your Centrelink payment summary online and link your ATO account to myGov.

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myGov is now even easier to use

It’s easier than ever to sign in to myGov and new features have been added.

Schoolkids Bonus payments are ending

The final instalment of Schoolkids Bonus will be paid automatically to eligible families and students from 1 to 18 July 2016.

2016-17 Budget measures that may affect you

The 2016-17 Budget was announced on Tuesday 3 May 2016.

Have you overdrawn your bank account?

We’ve partnered with the banking sector and there’s support available if you’ve overdrawn your account.

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