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News list

Need help with Centrelink online? Try our online guides

15 March 2018

Online guides give you step by step instructions on how to use your Centrelink online account.

New look Rent Certificate is now pre-filled with your details

5 March 2018

If you update your address or accommodation details we may send you a new look Rent Certificate.

Public holiday closure, reporting and payment arrangements

5 March 2018

We will be closed for the Easter public holidays and we want to help you plan so you still get paid.

Record your same-sex marriage with us

16 February 2018

We recognise same-sex marriages that happen overseas and in Australia.

Employment help if you have a disability, illness or injury

15 February 2018

There’s professional support if you have a disability, illness or injury and need help to find or keep a job.

We need to know about changes to your living situation

9 February 2018

If you get Rent Assistance there are a few things you can do to make sure we pay you the right amount.

Changes to the way you sign in to the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app

8 February 2018

You’ll need to use your myGov details to sign in.

Mobility Allowance helps you travel if you have a disability

31 January 2018

Have a disability, illness or injury and travel for work, study or interviews? Find out how Mobility Allowance helps you.

myGov Access, an alternative secure sign in option

24 January 2018

Can’t get your SMS code to sign in to your myGov account? myGov Access is your answer

We’re changing the way we send you Centrelink online letters

12 January 2018

Soon, you’ll need a myGov account to get your Centrelink letters online.

Help dealing with drug and alcohol misuse and looking for work

1 January 2018

From 1 January 2018, there’ll be a change to help support people with drug or alcohol issues, so they can find work.

The ‘subsidy benefit’ does not exist – it’s a scam

21 December 2017

A scam about a ‘subsidy benefit’ is being emailed to people and claims to be from us.

Update your details so you get the latest jobseeker information

5 December 2017

Don’t miss out on important information about changes that may affect you.

The way you log on to the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app is changing

26 October 2017

You’ll need to use your myGov sign in details.