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How to avoid an interest charge on your Centrelink debt

How to avoid an interest charge on your Centrelink debt

17 April 2018

To avoid an interest charge, you need to pay back any money you owe us.

Submit your health care card online claim before 11 May

13 April 2018

Have you started an online claim for a health care card? You need to submit it soon or you’ll have to start again.

Use our online guides to get help with Centrelink

10 April 2018

Our online guides have step by step instructions to help you use your Centrelink online account.

Public holiday closure, reporting and payment arrangements

3 April 2018

We'll be closed on ANZAC Day and want to help you plan so you still get paid.

Update your iPhone software

28 March 2018

Check if your iPhone needs a software update to get any new features of the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app.

Use myGov sign in details for the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app

20 March 2018

You can also set up your myGov PIN for easy and secure access.

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.

Program of Support requirements for Disability Support Pension

23 February 2018

Before you claim Disability Support Pension, make sure you’re aware of Program of Support requirements.

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.

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.

It’s easy to claim Age Pension online

9 January 2018

Our online system is secure and completing your claim online is much easier than filling in a form.