News for your health
Update your details with Medicare without leaving the house
Update your details when and where it suits you, using your Medicare online account or Express Plus Medicare mobile app.
Have you reached the Medicare Safety Net threshold?
It’s quick to check your Medicare Safety Net balance using Medicare online accounts or the Express Plus Medicare mobile app.
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.
Income Support changes affecting new aged care residents
From 1 January 2017, new aged care residents who rent out their former home will have the rental income assessed for their income support payments.
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.
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.
Medical reviews for Disability Support Pension customers
There are now additional medical reviews for Disability Support Pension (DSP) customers.
2016-17 Budget measures that may affect you
The 2016-17 Budget was announced on Tuesday 3 May 2016.
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