Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

Gives older Australians access to cheaper prescription medicines, Australian government funded medical services, and other government concessions.

Eligibility basics

  • you have reached age pension age
  • you do not qualify for a payment by us or the Department of Veterans' Affairs, and
  • you met the income test

Commonwealth Seniors Health Card sample image

You might be affected by recent changes. Read more about changes to family payments.

Page last updated: 23 January 2017