Centrelink – Services Australia

Older Australians pessimistic about employment prospects

An Anglicare survey shows just 13 per cent of people believe Centrelink rules will help them find a job.

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Centrelink changes on the way

New Centrelink reporting rules are expected to affect more than half a million Australians depending on government support such as JobSeeker.

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Christmas cut to income support

JobSeeker coronavirus supplement to be extended into next year, but at a reduced rate.


Base rate boost on the way?

At least 10 Coalition MPs want to cut the JobSeeker supplement next year, but most would like to see some sort of increase to the welfare payment.

Age Pension

Assistance you should know about

Support payments, Age Pension updates, Robo-debt refunds, free travel and more.

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Will JobSeeker payments rise?

Social services minister Anne Ruston slams reports that unemployment payment will rise by $75 a week.

Age Pension

Talking COVID-19 with Hank Jongen

The face of Services Australia Hank Jongen joins YourLifeChoices for an exclusive COVID-19 podcast, taking time out to reassure members that Centrelink is doing everything it can to support you in these ‘unprecedented’ times.