Cashless Debit Card

The Australian Government is delivering payments in some areas using a Cashless Debit Card.

Where the card is available

The Cashless Debit Card is currently in 4 areas:

  • Ceduna, South Australia
  • Kununurra and Wyndham in the East Kimberly region of Western Australia
  • Goldfields region, Western Australia
  • Bundaberg and Hervey Bay region, Queensland.

Who it affects

Ceduna, Kununurra, Wyndham and Goldfields regions

You'll get a Cashless Debit Card if you’re getting a working age payment and live in these areas:

  • Ceduna, South Australia
  • Kununurra and Wyndham in the East Kimberley region, Western Australia
  • Goldfields region, Western Australia

Bundaberg and Hervey Bay region

You’ll get a Cashless Debit Card if you live in the Bundaberg and Hervey Bay region and:

How it works

A Cashless Debit Card looks and works like a normal bank debit card. You can’t use it to buy alcohol, gamble, or get cash out.

You still get your full payment but it’s in 2 parts. Some goes to your normal bank account and the rest goes to your cashless debit card.

Who can help with your card

The financial institution Indue Ltd provides your Cashless Debit Card and bank account.

Indue can help you:

  • activate your card
  • fix any problems with the card
  • check your balance
  • get your transaction history
  • report a lost or stolen card
  • set up transfers and paying bills.

Contact Indue online or call them on 1800 710 265.

Where to find out more

Read more about the Cashless Debit Card on the Department of Social Services website for more information.

Page last updated: 31 May 2019