Age Pension

The main income support payment for people aged at least 65 years and 6 months.

Eligibility basics

  • at least 65 years and 6 months old
  • under the income and assets test limits
  • an Australian resident, normally for at least 10 years
Eligible Age Pensioners will automatically get a one-off Energy Assistance Payment from 26 June 2017.

Page last updated: 16 August 2017