Australian Pension Rate increases effective 20 March 2018
Attached please find the Pension Rate increases effective 20 March 2018. This effectively increases the Income and Assets CUT OFF points. The Ready Reckoner charts will be forwarded in a few days time.
Also increasing are Newstart, Widows, Sickness & Youth allowance, Parenting Payments & Rent Assistance.
Income test cut offs for Health Care Cards are also increasing. Details in attachment below.