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3 December 2019
This means Newstart Allowance will end. Don’t stress, you don’t need to do anything to move to the new payment.
26 November 2019
Scammers may steal your mobile number so they can use your online accounts. Know what to look for and how to get help.
19 November 2019
We’re changing how we use details from the Australian Taxation Office in online income compliance reviews.
11 November 2019
We close over the Christmas and New Year holidays and we want to help you plan so you still get paid.
6 November 2019
We won’t be accepting new claims for Sickness Allowance from 20 March 2020.
1 November 2019
If your child finishes year 12 or stops studying this year, your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) for them may stop.
31 October 2019
Before you can claim, you’ll need to confirm your identity and set up your online account. Here’s how to do it.
25 October 2019
Moving to an area with less jobs can affect your payment.
4 October 2019
This Stay Smart Online Week, take control of your online identity.
26 September 2019
Here are 6 things you can do online to help save you time.
25 September 2019
From January 2020, you won’t get travel vouchers sent with your Pensioner Concession Card anymore.
19 September 2019
At the end of each financial year we balance your CCS. There are a few ways you can view your balancing outcome.
19 September 2019
Do you know how your parents’ income affects your payment?
18 September 2019
Use our Payment and Service Finder to find student payments and other services.
13 September 2019
Your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) for them will stop if they’re 16 or older and stop studying.
21 August 2019
What’s a Centrelink CRN? Where’s yours? Find out how to get one and what you can use it for.
20 August 2019
Access your Child Support online account 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at a time that suits you.
12 August 2019
It’s Scams Awareness Week. Here are some ways you can protect your identity and avoid getting scammed.
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