Pharmacists: Changes to PBS payment dates over the holiday period
2 December 2019
Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) online payment dates over the holiday period.
If your payments are due on Friday 27 December 2019, your payment date may change. This will depend on the day you lodge your claims.
The below table shows our holiday payment schedule.
|Claim lodged between||Usual payment date||New payment date|
|Thursday 12 and Wednesday 18 December 2019||Friday 20 December 2019||No change|
|Thursday 19 and Sunday 22 December 2019||Friday 27 December 2019||Monday 23 December 2019|
|Monday 23 and Wednesday 25 December||Friday 27 December 2019|
|Thursday 26 December and Wednesday 1 January 2020||Friday 3 January 2020||No change|
We’ll pay your Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) Online payments in advance over Easter.
Place your PBS stationery orders by 25 November 2019. Nobody wants to run out of stationery over the busy Christmas and New Year period!
Page last updated: 13 December 2019