Medicare card

The card lets Australians get a range of medical services, low cost prescriptions and free care as a public patient in a public hospital.

Eligibility basics

  • live in Australia or Norfolk Island
  • be enrolled in Medicare
A Medicare online account is an easy way to view, update and get information. To register, you need to create a myGov account and link it to Medicare.

Medicare card

Page last updated: 4 July 2017