Disability Support Pension

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

Eligibility basics

  • between 16 years of age and age pension age
  • have a permanent medical condition that stops you from working
  • meet residency requirements
  • meet income and assets tests
Eligible Disability Support Pensioners will automatically get a one-off Energy Assistance Payment from 26 June 2017.

Page last updated: 15 June 2017