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Disability Support Pension

Financial help if you have a permanent physical, intellectual or psychiatric condition that stops you from working.

Eligibility basics

  • at least 16 and under age pension age
  • have a permanent medical condition that prevents you from working 15 hours or more per week within the next 2 years
  • under the income and assets test limits
Eligible Disability Support Pensioners will automatically get a one-off Energy Assistance Payment from 26 June 2017.

Page last updated: 12 July 2017