Your options and obligations for a Low Income Health Care Card.
In this section
Renewing a card
You need to renew your Low Income Health Care Card.
Have your concession or health care card with you everywhere you take your phone.
Change of circumstances
You need to tell us if your circumstances change when you hold a Low Income Health Care Card.
Lost or stolen card
Lost or stolen cards can be replaced.
If you travel outside Australia
There are limits on how long your card remains current when you travel outside Australia. You must keep meeting the rules for this card at all times.
Someone to deal with us on your behalf
If you want someone else to deal with us, you can authorise them to enquire, act or get payments for you.