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March 2020 Changes to Centrelink & DVA Pensions

Posted on: April 3rd, 2020 by Eric Hiam in News

The Government has announced the following increases to Age Pensions, Disability Pension & the same applies to Service Pensions for DVA The maximum rate of Age, Disability & Service pension (DVA) per fortnight

Basic ratePlus + SupplementsTotal pension
Single$860.60pf$69.60 +$14.10$944.30/pf
Couple$648.70/pf$52.50 +$10.60$711.80/pf each

$1423.60/pf combined

Illness separated Couple$860.60/pf$69.60 +$14.10$944.30/pf each

$1,888.60/pf combined

maximum war widows & disability pensions (DVA)

War Widows + Disability PensionBasic RateIncome Support Supplement (ISS)Total + ISS
War Widows$960.40pf$284.20$1,244.60pf

$32,359.60pa

TPI Pension$1,451.80pf
EDA$802.30pf
General rate Disability10% $58.55
100%$516.20