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Public holiday closures, reporting and payment arrangements

14 December 2017

We’ll be closed over the holiday period and we want to help you plan so you still get paid.

Which courses have the tick of approval?

8 December 2017

The course and the provider you choose to study with can impact whether you’ll get a student payment.

Lifehack: report your income online

8 December 2017

5 steps to reporting on your phone during your lunch break!

Claiming a student payment: identify your identity documents

27 November 2017

Knowing what documents you need to confirm your identity can be confusing. Let us guide you through it.

Why we do income reviews

16 November 2017

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

Claiming a student payment: prepare and claim now

13 November 2017

Full time study or an Australian Apprenticeship next year? Get ahead on your plans and claim a student payment now.

Get your parents or guardians to update their details

1 November 2017

If your payment stopped, there’s still time for them to give us the details we need.

Claim ABSTUDY for 2018 now!

31 October 2017

Claim before December so your payments are in place before school starts. This is especially important if you’re moving away from home to study.

Claiming a student payment: top 5 tips

30 October 2017

Get to the top of the class with our tips for claiming Youth Allowance or Austudy.

How to survive exam time

29 October 2017

It’s dry throats, nervous feelings in the tummy and sweaty palms. It’s exam time.

A fresh new look and design for your Centrelink online account

27 October 2017

You can still do your Centrelink business online. We've simply changed how your online account looks.

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.

Support for customers who had business with Amazing Rentals

25 October 2017

Take action to keep your private information safe

Check, collect, claim and maintain

18 October 2017

Follow these easy steps to make claiming with us easier.

The top 6 things you can do online with Centrelink

25 September 2017

We know balancing study, work and life can be tough. To save you time, here are our top 6 things you can do online.

Choose your own adventure

19 September 2017

Life is not a destination, it’s a journey! Decisions you make now can help you plan and prepare for your future.