Disability Support Pension

Are you eligible for the Disability Support Pension? Is it better to choose the Disability Support Pension or the Age Pension, if you have the choice? Find the answers to these questions and more in the articles below.

You will also find information on disability services, Centrelink updates, and how the disability pension affects your finances, both before and after you retire.

You can find out more about the Disability Support Pension by viewing our articles below.

Tougher to get a disability pension

Tougher to get a disability pension

Tougher to get a disability pension

Government forecasts $4.8b drop in budget over next 10 years.

Payments under Age Pension age

Payments under Age Pension age

Payments under Age Pension age

Carol would like to know of any payments available to her from Centrelink.

Which pension is better?

Two Pensioners

Which pension is better?

Joe is unsure whether he would be better off remaining on the DSP.

Need help with your tax return?

Large amount of tax bills hand reaching for help

Need help with your tax return?

Falling behind on your tax returns can be stressful, but there is help available.

Investment property and the DSP

Woman at table with head in hands beside coin jar with pension

Investment property and the DSP

Lily isn’t sure what moving home will mean for her pension or tax liability.

Changes to DSP claims

Changes to DSP claims

Changes to DSP claims

The assessment process of claims for the Disability Support Pension changed on 1 January.

Centrelink assessment of super

Centrelink assessment of super withdrawals, Disability Support Pension, House Improvements

Centrelink assessment of super

Kathleen wants to know if using her super will affect her Disability Support Pension.

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