Managing your payment
Your options and obligations for Remote Area Allowance.
We need to know changes that could reduce or stop your Remote Area Allowance payment.
To remain eligible for Remote Area Allowance while you are outside Australia, you must continue to meet the qualification rules for this payment.
You can get help to manage your money if your bank account is overdrawn.
If you have a debt with Centrelink you will need to pay us back.
Do the right thing and avoid committing fraud by keeping your details with us up to date.
Page last updated: 19 July 2018