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Carer Allowance and Carer Allowance Health Care Card are now income tested
Some carers may need to do an income review. Check if you need to do one and if you do, complete it now.
Stay safe from being hacked. Use strong passwords
Forgot to make a New Year’s resolution? It’s not too late to start making strong passwords a good habit.
Show your love this Valentine’s Day – register as an organ donor
Record your decision to save lives on the Australian Organ Donor Register (AODR).
Changes to waiting periods from 1 January 2019
The Newly Arrived Resident’s and Assurance of Support waiting periods are increasing. These changes may affect you.
Have you been scammed? We can help.
If you’ve given personal information to a scammer, call our Scams and Identity Theft Helpdesk straight away.
Have you seen the new myGov digital assistant (DA)?
Need online support using myGov? You can now get help using myGov’s DA.