Assets test for Age Pension

The value of the assets you own affects if you can get Age Pension, and how much you can get.

How much your assets can be worth

There are limits to how much your assets can be worth before it affects your pension amount.

See the current assets test limits for how much your assets can be worth before they reduce how much Age Pension you get.

Asset Hardship provisions

You can apply for Asset Hardship provisions if you’re in severe financial hardship and you get little or no Age Pension.

Page last updated: 16 October 2017