$400 Payment for Pensioners Released – Check Your Payment Status

This article covers who can receive the $400 Centrelink payment, how to track it, and where to get assistance. The one-time $400 payment provides financial support to eligible Australian pensioners, seniors, disabled individuals, carers, and veterans.The aim is to help people cope with rising living costs and improve their financial stability.

Who is eligible

  • Age Pension Recipients: Those receiving the Age Pension.
  • Disability Support Pension Recipients: Those on the Disability Support Pension.
  • Carer Payment Recipients: Carers receiving the Carer Payment.
  • Veterans and War Widow(er)s Pension Recipients: Pensioners under the Veterans’ Affairs portfolio.
  • Income and Asset Compliance: Must meet income and asset tests for their pension type.
  • Residency: Must be an Australian resident living in Australia.

How to Track Your Payment

  • Notification: You’ll get a notification from Services Australia with payment details.
  • Online: Check your payment status through your myGov account linked to Centrelink.
  • Customer Service: Call Services Australia at 132 300 for updates and support.
  • Bank Account: Make sure your bank details are up to date to avoid delays.

Resources for Help

  • Services Australia Website: Visit for detailed information about the payment.
  • myGov: Use this platform to track your payment and update personal details.
  • Customer Service Centre: Call 132 300 for assistance.
  • Local Centrelink Office: Visit for in-person help.

To get your $400 payment without issues, make sure your personal and bank details are correct. Check the Services Australia website and your myGov account often for updates. If you need help, contact Services Australia online, by phone, or at your local Centrelink office.

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