How to get and manage carer payments

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If you want to find out what payments you could get

Visit the Australian Government Department of Human Services online Payment and Service Finder or call Centrelink on 13 27 17

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person and want to find out what payments you could get

Visit the Department of Human Services website or talk with an Aboriginal health care worker or community worker

If you want to arrange carer payments

Call CentreLink on 132 717

If you have applied for payment and want to check on progress

You can use the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app

If you want to manage your payments

You can use your myGov account to manage and use Centrelink, Medicare, My Aged Care and the Department of Veterans’ Affairs

If you want help in choosing between the Carer Payment and the Age Pension

Visit the Department of Human Services