International bank account form (AUS178)

Use this form to tell us your bank account details if you can get your Centrelink payment outside Australia.

 
Find your country of residence from the following lists to access the correct form. Once printed, read the instructions before completing the form.

Select the correct form

Bank account details form

You can get paid by direct deposit into a bank account in the following countries. The form will tell you the currency your payment will be in:

Bank account details – Australia form

Complete the Bank account details – Australia form to get paid into an Australian bank account in Australian Dollars. This is for while you are outside Australia or in one of these countries:

  • Kiribati
  • Nauru
  • Tuvalu

Bank account details – New Zealand form

Complete the Bank account details - New Zealand form to get paid into a bank account in New Zealand Dollars. This is if you’re in one of these countries:

  • Cook Islands
  • New Zealand
  • Niue
  • Pitcairn Islands
  • Tokelau

Wire payment via a USA bank form

Complete the Wire payment via a USA bank form to get paid into a bank account in US Dollars (USD). This is if you’re in one of the following countries. You need to have a bank account that accepts USD. This form is also available in Spanish.

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • American Samoa
  • Argentina
  • Bhutan
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Brazil
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Cambodia
  • Chile
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Falkland Islands
  • Gibraltar
  • Guam
  • Iceland
  • Kosovo
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Malaysia
  • Mariana Islands
  • Marshall Islands
  • Montenegro
  • Myanmar
  • Palau
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Puerto Rico
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Serbia
  • Somalia
  • South Sudan
  • St Helena
  • Tajikistan
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turkmenistan
  • Ukraine
  • Venezuela
  • Yemen
  • Zimbabwe

Local currency wire payment form

Complete the Local currency wire payment form to get paid into a bank account in the local currency. This is if you’re in one of the following countries. You must make sure your bank can accept a wire transfer payment. This form is also available in Spanish.

  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bolivia
  • Botswana
  • Bouvet Island
  • Brunei-Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Comoros Islands
  • Congo, Democratic Republic of the
  • Congo-Brazzaville
  • Costa Rica
  • Cote d'Ivoire
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • East Timor
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • Faeroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • French Polynesia
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Ghana
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe
  • Guatemala
  • Guinea
  • Guinea Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Laos
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macau
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Martinique
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Nepal
  • New Caledonia
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Qatar
  • Reunion
  • Rwanda
  • Samoa, Western
  • San Marino
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Solomon Islands
  • South Africa
  • South Georgia and Sandwich Islands
  • Sri Lanka
  • St Kitts and Nevis
  • St Lucia
  • St Pierre and Miquelon
  • St Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Taiwan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tonga
  • Tunisia
  • Uganda
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Uruguay
  • US Virgin Islands
  • Vanuatu
  • Vietnam
  • Zambia

Before you submit your form

Your local bank needs to stamp the form to confirm your account can accept our payment. They will also confirm the details you have provided are correct. Then post your form to:

Centrelink International Services
PO Box 7809
Canberra BC ACT 2610
Australia

Countries with payment restrictions

There are restrictions to delivering payments to some countries. We may not be able to pay you if you’re in one of these countries:

  • Cuba
  • Iran
  • North Korea
  • Sudan
  • Syria

Please contact International Services for more information.

If you have a disability or impairment and use assistive technology, there are other ways you can do your business with us. You can use self service or request someone to deal with us on your behalf. If you can’t access our forms, please contact us. We can help you access, complete and submit them.

Page last updated: 19 September 2018