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37 303 Age Pension Increase Petition
by Banjo
Apr 14, 2014 16:29:45 GMT 7
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by Banjo
Feb 25, 2014 9:38:49 GMT 7
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Help for people struggling with problems caused by their Centrelink issues.

13 145 O/S Marriage reducing my pension - What can I do ???
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Feb 9, 2014 7:47:43 GMT 7

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702 5,741 Disabilty pensioners could be forced to work says Andrews
by Banjo
Apr 16, 2014 21:17:03 GMT 7
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11 212 Savings?
by aussieinusa
Mar 5, 2014 10:34:50 GMT 7
No New Posts Pensioner Chin Wag

Lets talk about our lives, similar interests or just about what we like or dislike.

217 1,533 UK State Pension News
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Mar 14, 2014 18:27:53 GMT 7

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The pension system and the change of Government

8 49 Government flags merger
by Banjo
Jan 14, 2014 9:39:03 GMT 7
No New Posts FaHCSIA Statements and Releases

News from the Dept. of FaHCSIA

29 203 Welfare Quarantining
by Banjo
Apr 4, 2014 21:11:57 GMT 7
No New Posts TV, Internet and other media

The place to post general related articles

238 1,249 Hockey Warns cuts to welfare in Budget
by latindancer
Apr 15, 2014 18:01:23 GMT 7
No New Posts Guides for letters

Letters to politicians

8 51 Letter to politican re: DSP changes
by mogo51
Apr 3, 2014 7:17:40 GMT 7
No New Posts Time To Start Writing To The Politicians

31 190 Your MPs and Senators
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Dec 27, 2013 15:45:46 GMT 7
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27 91 Making Us Easier To Find
by Banjo
Feb 5, 2014 9:15:19 GMT 7
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21 96 Thai Board with Aussie Pensioner Thread
by aussieinusa
Oct 23, 2013 7:22:46 GMT 7

Centrelink Decisions and Support

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How to get your file off of Centrelink

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1 43 Freedom of information
by Banjo
Feb 20, 2014 16:20:08 GMT 7
No New Posts Centrelink News - 2 Viewing

Includes The Social Security Act 1991

300 1,168 Government cyber snoops scouring social media
by bedwin
Apr 11, 2014 13:16:59 GMT 7
No New Posts Centrelink Experiences

Put your experiences here, please keep it civil.

50 819 Centrelink And The Medical Profession
by nalang
Mar 3, 2014 11:14:39 GMT 7
No New Posts Appealing Centrelink Decisions

Centrelink Decisions Aren't Final, There Are A Number Of Levels Of Appeal.

43 500 The Grey Area.
by anotherdsp
Apr 8, 2014 19:53:06 GMT 7
No New Posts National Welfare Rights Network

This organisation helps people with Centrelink

31 194 Age Pension fact sheet.
by 1960
Sept 11, 2013 16:49:38 GMT 7
No New Posts Lost The Pension?

Centrelink Cuts You Off.

11 52 Legless 61 Year Old Crash Victim Denied DSP
by Banjo
Jun 13, 2013 8:15:22 GMT 7

Old Age Pension

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74 360 Prepare for a retirement age of 70
by boku
Apr 16, 2014 20:55:40 GMT 7
No New Posts Old Age Pension: portability and residency restrictions

Watch Out! You may be the next target.

38 468 86yr old NZ in AUS, mums OAP cut to $190 while abroad-AWLR ?
by hypoman
Jan 22, 2014 20:38:51 GMT 7

Disability Support Pension

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Closed forum/password required

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No New Posts National Disability Insurance Scheme.

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11 49 NDIS is now National Injury Insurance Scheme
by scallywag
Dec 26, 2013 17:10:45 GMT 7
No New Posts Portability And Residency 2012

56 1,191 UP whats my chances
by Banjo
Apr 16, 2014 15:49:04 GMT 7
No New Posts Disability News

For discussion of disability and news concerning it.

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135 597 Disabled not rorting the support pension
by frugle
Mar 12, 2014 13:43:56 GMT 7
No New Posts New DSP Impairment Tables

17 209 Called in for reassessment? Here's what you need to do
by aussieinusa
Apr 1, 2014 11:49:18 GMT 7
No New Posts Work And The DSP

Many DSP recipients will be reassessed for work in the coming year.

41 439 The Gap
by Banjo
Apr 5, 2014 9:19:08 GMT 7
No New Posts Disability Support Pension Overseas FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions About Centrelink, the DSP and Living Overseas.

14 236 After the 6 weeks overseas...
by Banjo
Feb 12, 2014 8:04:24 GMT 7
No New Posts Australian Permanent Residency

And The Disability Support Pension Overseas

23 316 Law on Residency
by Banjo
Mar 8, 2014 17:37:51 GMT 7

Travel Tips

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No New Posts Living Overseas On The Pension

Helping people to enjoy living out of Australia on a fixed income.

15 428 Living Overseas On The Pension
by Banjo
Apr 15, 2014 7:08:25 GMT 7
No New Posts Travel Tips and Travel Advice

For Aussie pensioners travelling overseas on the cheap.

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115 854 Bali
by zorro1
Apr 10, 2014 14:37:31 GMT 7
No New Posts Flying on a Budget

Yes, even us pensioners can afford international travel.

72 400 As If It Wasn't Hard Enough
by Banjo
Mar 28, 2014 20:41:48 GMT 7

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