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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.

You’ve submitted your claim, now what?

6 March 2018

Use your Centrelink online account or electronic messaging to get updates on your claim.

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.

Public holiday closure, reporting and payment arrangements

5 March 2018

We will be closed for the Easter public holidays and we want to help you plan so you still get paid.

Let us know if your study plans change

28 February 2018

Semester 1 census date is just around the corner! Find out what study changes you need to tell us about.

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.

Get ready for O Week with our tips

5 February 2018

Make the transition to further studies easier with these 4 ways to connect with us.

Need help with your relocation costs?

31 January 2018

If you’re moving for further study, you may get Relocation Scholarship.

Are you moving away to study?

31 January 2018

Fares Allowance can help with travel costs.

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.

Student Start-up Loan payments are coming

25 January 2018

Keep an eye on your bank account – if you’ve applied for a Student Start-up Loan, we’ll pay you soon.

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

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.

Which courses have the tick of approval?

1 January 2018

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

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.

Lifehack: report your income online

8 December 2017

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

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.