Update real estate asset information

Instructions on how to update real estate asset details that you manage or own with your Centrelink online account.

 

The screenshots in this guide are from a desktop computer. The screen layout will look different if you are using a mobile device.

You need to tell us when your circumstances change. This is so we can correctly assess your eligibility for payments and services. This includes changes to real estate assets for you and your partner.

Read more about real estate assets and how they can affect your payment.

Step 1: view and update your real estate details

On the Update Real Estate page, you can view the real estate asset details you’ve already told us about.

Select the:

  • pencil icon, to update your real estate assets details
  • question mark icon, if you need help.

Enter the new details, then select Save.

The details you entered will appear on the page. Check the information to make sure it’s correct.

Select the pencil icon, to change your details.

To:

  • remove your details, go to Step 2
  • add real estate details, go to Step 3
  • review and submit, go to Step 4.

Step 2: remove real estate asset details

To remove real estate asset details, select the bin icon.

Enter the details about the sale of your real estate asset, then select Save.

The real estate asset you removed will turn grey.

If you’ve removed the wrong details, select Undo. This will bring back your real estate details.

To:

  • add new real estate asset details, go to Step 3
  • review and submit your real estate asset details, go to Step 4.

Step 3: add real estate asset details

To add real estate asset details, select Add a property.

Enter the new details, then select Next.

Your new details will show on the page. Check the information to make sure it’s correct.

Select:

  • Next, if the details are correct
  • Back, if you need to make any changes
  • Cancel, if you don’t want to continue or need to start again.

 To:

  • remove your real estate asset details, go to Step 2
  • review and submit your real estate asset details, go to Step 4.

Step 4: review and submit

We’ll give you a summary of your updates.

If all the details are correct, read the declaration. If you understand and agree with the declaration, select I declare that: then select Submit.

Step 5: receipt

We’ll give you a receipt to let you know your update has been successful. Please make a note of the Receipt ID for your records.

We’ll also tell you if we need more details. You have 14 days to give this to us. You can give us the information using Upload documents in your Centrelink online account. Read our online guide about submitting documents with your Centrelink online account.

Select:

  • Information you have provided, to view a summary of the details you’ve given us
  • Return Home, to go back to your online account homepage.

If you need to change other types of income and assets, we’ll ask you to update these next.

Read our online guides on how to update your:

You can also update other income including:

  • including lump sum payments
  • commissions
  • list interests
  • grants and scholarships
  • leave payments
  • regular gifts you may receive.

Step 6: sign out

From your homepage you can complete other transactions or select the myGov icon to return to myGov.

For your privacy and security, sign out when you've finished using your myGov account.

View other online account guides and video demonstrations about using your online account.
This information was printed Monday 27 May 2019 from https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/online-help/centrelink/update-your-real-estate-asset-information-with-your-centrelink-online-account It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.

Page last updated: 5 April 2019