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Link your Centrelink online account to myGov now!
We’re changing the way you log on to your Centrelink online account. You’ll need to use your myGov username and password.
1 January 2018 changes to Pension Supplement for people overseas
The Pension Supplement is stopping for people who live overseas or travel outside Australia for more than 6 weeks.
Our Child Support enquiries line has changed
You no longer need to use your phone keypad to go through the menu. Simply talk and we’ll do the rest.
Carers Week 2017
This year National Carers Week is on from Sunday 15 to Saturday 21 October 2017.
Pensioner Concession Card reinstatement
You could get the Pensioner Concession Card again, if your pension was cancelled because of changes to the assets test.
How you can improve your online security
Take charge of your online security when you do business with us and avoid identity theft and scammers.
Our new look website arrived 27 August
We’ve updated the website to make it easier to use.
Family Day Care operator and trust income reviews
Income reviews for some Family Day Care operators and trust benefactors are underway.
We’re asking you to create a voiceprint
Voiceprint makes using our phone system easy, and it’s safer and more secure than using a PIN.
Older Australians keep a step ahead of the latest scams
Scams are on the rise. We have details about the recent scams to keep you and your family safe.