If you get more than $5,000 compensation, the payer will tell us so we can check if you get other benefits for your injury.
Money you get for your injury or illness counts as income. Find out how this could affect your income support payments if you get them. Read more about Centrelink Compensation Recovery.
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You need to know
How Medicare Compensation Recovery works.
Working out your Medicare benefits with your compensation amount.
Why your Medicare history statement matters.
We have other payments, services and subjects to help you with Medicare Compensation Recovery.