Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

This information originates from the Australian Government’s Department of Human Services website. To check the latest information and advice regarding the Commonwealth Seniors Health Card, please refer to their web page,

What is the Commonwealth Seniors Health Card?

This card gives older Australians cheaper health care and some concessions.

Eligibility basics

You can get a card if you:

  • have reached pension age
  • do not qualify for a payment from us or the Department of Veterans’ Affairs, and
  • meet an income test
  • are an Australian resident currently living in Australia
  • Read below for information about eligibility, non-income tested card, benefits, income streams, residence requirements and quarterly supplements.

For assistance with applying

Department of Human Services – Casuarina Service Centre
Phone: 13 24 68

50 Bradshaw Terrace, Casuarina NT 0810
  • Monday 8:30am – 4:30pm
  • Tuesday 8:30am – 4:30pm
  • Wednesday 8:30am – 4:30pm
  • Thursday 8:30am – 4:30pm
  • Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm

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