The Department of Human Services will open its 180 22 66 phone line this weekend so people can continue to claim financial assistance for the Far North Queensland floods.Continue reading Centrelink phone hours extended for FNQ floods
As families across the country head back to school, the Department of Human Services is reminding those receiving family payments to be prepared for the year ahead.Continue reading Important back to school reminders for families
People are urged to call 180 22 66 when claiming disaster assistance payments from the Australian Government for the Townsville floods.Continue reading Call to claim Centrelink disaster assistance
Centrelink and Medicare Service Centres in Townsville are closed due to the severe weather event impacting the area.Continue reading Townsville Centrelink and Medicare servicing arrangements
There will be some changes to payments and services over the Christmas and New Year holiday period for Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support customers. Continue reading Holiday arrangements for Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support
There is a new email scam pretending to be from Medicare, telling people they are owed a rebate of over $200.
The Department of Human Services can confirm the malicious websites have now been removed.
The staff and services at Byron Bay Service Centre will consolidate with nearby Brunswick Heads Service Centre from 10 December 2018.
Have you received a text message that looks like this?
A new version of the Express Plus Centrelink app is now available for people to download who use an Apple device.
We’re encouraging people to update it today.