Payments for older Australians
Payments and services for older Australians who are retired, planning for retirement or considering working past age pension age.
Age Pension and planning your retirement
We have payments and services to help you plan for retirement or continue to work past age pension age.
We can help with the cost of health services, prescription medicines and medical equipment.
If you travel or live outside Australia this may affect your health care, child support and Centrelink payments.
Concession and health care cards
Concession and health care cards can get you cheaper health services and medicines.
How to manage money going into retirement
We can help you plan your money for retirement and meet financial challenges when you’re retired.
We’re closing for the Australia Day public holiday
Your reporting and payment arrangements may change when we close.
Changes to waiting periods from 1 January 2019
The Newly Arrived Resident’s and Assurance of Support waiting periods are increasing. These changes may affect you.
Manage your letters, bills and statements online
It’s faster and you don’t risk having to pay fees.
Have you been scammed? We can help.
If you’ve given personal information to a scammer, call our Scams and Identity Theft Helpdesk straight away.
Find the help you need with My Aged Care
The My Aged Care phone line and website is your starting point to access a range of aged care support services.
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