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Do you owe Centrelink money?
From 10 June 2019, if you owe us money we can recover it from your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) payments.
Energy Assistance Payments will be paid in June 2019
If you were getting an eligible payment on 2 April 2019, we’ll pay you an Energy Assistance Payment by 30 June 2019.
Medicare gets a refresh
We’ve improved our site to make it better for you. Let us know what you think.
Changes to the Community Development Program (CDP) have started
If you take part in the CDP, these changes may affect you.
Don’t fall for a scam
Know how to pick fake emails, fake text messages and fake websites.
Stay safe from being hacked. Use strong passwords
It’s not too late to start making strong passwords a good habit.