Disability Support Pension

Hours you can work

You can work less than 30 hours a week and still get Disability Support Pension.

The amount you get depends on how much income you earn.

Read more about the income test for pensions.

Working more than 30 hours a week

We’ll stop your Disability Support Pension if you work 30 hours or more a week.

We may start your payment again if you start working less than 30 hours a week within 2 years of your Disability Support Pension stopping.

This information was printed Sunday 19 May 2019 from https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/disability-support-pension/participation-and-reporting/hours-you-can-work 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: 12 May 2018