New pension rates

These rates are updated on 20 March and 20 September each year and include the Clean Energy Supplement.

 

  Old rate
(fortnightly - effective 20 September 2017)
New rate
(fortnightly - effective 20 March 2018)
Increase
(fortnightly)
Service pension      
Single person $894.40 $907.60 $13.20
Couples (each) $674.20 $684.10 $9.90
Single person - transitional $752.40 $762.00 $9.60
Couples (each) - transitional $607.00 $614.80 $7.80
War widows      
War widow(er)'s pension $909.10 $922.50 $13.40
Income support supplement $268.50 $272.60 $4.10
Disability pension      
TPI (Special Rate) $1,373.80 $1,394.20 $20.40
Intermediate rate $932.70 $946.60 $13.90
EDA $758.90 $770.20 $11.30
100 per cent $488.40 $495.70 $7.30
10 per cent $55.77 $56.50 $0.73
MRCA      
Wholly dependent partner payment $909.10 $922.50 $13.40
Special rate disability pension (SRDP) $1,373.80 $1,394.20 $20.40

 

Archived pension rates