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Is your child finishing school?
Read about the support available to help them decide their next step.
Help for scams is here
We have a new dedicated phone line if you think you’ve been scammed by someone pretending to be us.
Donate a few minutes… DonateLife
Make your decision count this DonateLife Week. Join the Australian Organ Donor Register (AODR).
Check your iPhone software now
It’s time to check if your iPhone needs a software update.
We’re starting to balance your child care fee assistance!
We might need information from you to do this.
Centrelink payment summaries are now available
Your 2017-18 Centrelink payment summary details are pre-filled for you in myTax.
We’re starting to balance family assistance payments!
Do you know what you need to do?
The new Child Care Subsidy has started
This means Child Care Benefit, Child Care Rebate and JET Child Care Fee Assistance have stopped.
Making a claim? We need your tax file number
It’s important you give us your tax file number (TFN) when you claim.
Do you have a new mobile number? Need a myGov code to sign in?
No worries! Update your mobile number online so you can still get your myGov code.
It’s now even easier to get an Immunisation History Statement
Are you having trouble getting a statement? Your vaccination provider can now print one for you.
Changes to getting your first Newstart and Youth Allowance payment
From 1 July 2018, you may need to meet with an Employment Services Provider before you get your first payment.
It’s Bowel Cancer Awareness Month — get behind it!
Detecting bowel cancer early saves lives. It’s one of the most treatable types of cancer if found early.
Laugh Without Leaking during World Continence Week, 18-24 June 2018
Bladder and bowel problems are very common. If you’re having trouble, the Continence Aids Payment Scheme may help.
New rules for job seekers who miss requirements
From 1 July 2018, there are new rules and stronger penalties for job seekers who don’t meet their requirements.
Get SMS messages to help remind you to report your income
To get a reminder from us, you’ll need to have a mobile phone number and subscribe to the Electronic Messaging Service.
New requirements if you get Parenting Payment
From 1 July 2018 you may need to take part in the ParentsNext program.
There’s no excuse for elder abuse
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is on 15 June. Do you know what elder abuse is and where to get help?
Have you received child care fee assistance in 2017-18?
We’ll start balancing your Child Care Benefit and Child Care Rebate from 23 July 2018.
Intent to claim is stopping on 1 July 2018
You’ll no longer be able to submit an intent to claim for certain payments and concession cards. New rules will apply.
Do you know about the changes to family payments?
From July there are changes to family assistance payments that may affect you.
Changes to help support people with drug or alcohol misuse
We’re changing requirements relating to drug or alcohol misuse.
Complete your Child Care Subsidy assessment now
If you need assistance with child care fees from 2 July you must take action now.
New improvements to Payment and Service Finder
We’ve separated our Payment and Service Finder tool so you can get the information you need faster.
Widow Allowance claims are closing
New claims for Widow Allowance will be closed from 1 July 2018. Other payments are available.
A better way to navigate our website
We’re making it easier to find the information you need.