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Record your same-sex marriage with us

16 February 2018

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

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.

We have a new International Social Security Agreement with Estonia

6 February 2018

The new Social Security Agreement between Australia and Estonia started on 1 January.

Complete our people with disability communication survey

30 January 2018

Have your say and help us make sure we’re supporting your information needs.

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

Help for people who need essential medical equipment

24 January 2018

It can be difficult to meet the running costs of essential medical equipment but we can help.

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.

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 disability information

24 November 2017

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

Online resources and support services for doing an income review

23 November 2017

We’ve developed a number of resources and services to help you complete your income review online.

Why we do income reviews

16 November 2017

We do reviews so we can confirm you are paid the right amount.

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.