Claiming a payment online

Use your online account through myGov to claim some of our Centrelink payments and Medicare claims online when and where it suits you.

Before you start

Before you can claim a payment online you need to create a myGov account and register for a Centrelink or Medicare online account.

Our online guides can help you to:

We have a range of tools and information you may find useful. You can:


You can claim some of our payments, listed below, using your Centrelink online account through myGov. Watch our online guide to help you claim a payment online using your Centrelink online account.


Job seekers

Older Australians

Your health

People with disability

Students and trainees

Rural and remote Australians

Low income earners

Concession and health care cards

Other payments

If you want to make a claim for a payment not listed, please read the claiming information included on the individual payment pages.

View a complete list of Centrelink payments and services.


You can claim some Medicare benefit item numbers online using your Medicare online account through myGov or your Express Plus Medicare mobile app.

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Page last updated: 30 September 2016