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Services Australia delivers Centrelink and related programs.

Vision and mission

Centrelink delivers social security payments and services to Australians at times of major change.

How Centrelink can help

Centrelink delivers payments for all of the following:

  • seniors
  • job seekers
  • students and trainees
  • families
  • carers
  • parents
  • people with disability
  • Indigenous Australians
  • people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

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Last reviewed: June 2021

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Register the birth of your baby - Services Australia

You must register the birth of your baby. This is a requirement by the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registry in your state or territory.

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Payments for families - Services Australia

We have payments and services to help with your child's education and health care.

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Payments for older Australians - Services Australia

Payments and services for older Australians who plan to retire, have retired, or are considering working past Age Pension age.

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Family and domestic violence - Services Australia

We support people affected by family and domestic violence by providing information, resources and referrals.

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Accommodation, renting and homelessness - Services Australia

We can help you to get information, payments and services if you need support.

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Scams and identity theft - Services Australia

Scams can seem genuine, as scammers try to make them look or sound real to trick you.

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Exemptions from mutual obligation requirements for principal carers - Services Australia

We can grant principal carers temporary exemptions from their mutual obligation requirements in some family situations.

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About myGov - Services Australia

myGov is a simple and secure way to access government services online in one place.

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Payments for job seekers - Services Australia

Financial help if you’re looking for work. There are also payments if you’re sick or injured and can’t do your usual work or study.

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Express Plus mobile apps - Services Australia

Our Express Plus mobile apps let you access your information and complete a range of services using your mobile device. We have apps for Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support.

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