There are now less than three weeks left for families to confirm their income for the 2016-17 financial year.
Continue reading Families urged to act now as deadline looms
From 2 July 2018, Child Care Subsidy and Additional Child Care Subsidy will replace the current child care payments. Listen to find out what these changes mean for you.
Continue reading Podcast: Child Care Subsidy
Whether you’ve already retired or are planning for retirement, you might be wondering what government payments and services you’re eligible for or what happens if your financial situation changes.
Continue reading Podcast: Key things to think about for your retirement
If you’re planning for retirement, you might have some questions about what happens once you’ve retired. Which of your financial assets could impact your pension? Where can you find more information? Continue reading Podcast: Your retirement – money matters
Department of Human Services General Manager, Hank Jongen, chats to Nan Bosler about the importance of seniors embracing technology.
Continue reading Podcast: Seniors and technology
Families are being urged to finalise their family assistance obligations for the 2015/16 financial year before 30 June 2017, or risk missing out on payments.
Continue reading Time is running out to confirm 2015/16 income for Family Tax Benefit
The Department of Human Services warns people to be aware of the growing threat of scam emails, phone calls, SMS and Facebook messages pretending to be from the department. Continue reading Media Resource – Scams
In this month’s podcast Department of Human Services General Manager Hank Jongen sits down with Financial Information Service Officer (FISO) Justin Bott.
Continue reading Podcast: How FISOs can help you
Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support services are gearing up for public holiday arrangements and industrial action during April.
Continue reading Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support service update
Customers of Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support are reminded to use online and self-service options to check their reporting obligations and payments ahead of next week’s planned industrial action, which falls between the Christmas and New Year public holidays.
Continue reading Plan ahead for public holidays, industrial action