All the people listed on the policy must be eligible to claim Medicare for
you to receive the rebate as a reduced premium.
If at any stage you wish to nominate a new income tier or stop receiving
the Australian Government Rebate as a reduced premium,
you must notify your health fund as soon as possible.
(If No) Applicants not covered by the policy cannot claim the Australian
Government Rebate on Private Health
Insurance (excluding child only policies) and employers and trustees of
organisations cannot claim the Australian
Government Rebate on Private Health Insurance on policies paid on behalf of
All people listed on the policy must be eligible to claim Medicare for
you to receive the rebate as a reduced premium. If
you are unsure whether you are eligible for Medicare, go to
for more information.
For more information about the Australian Government Rebate on Private Health
Insurance, go to privatehealth.gov.au Questions about Medicare eligibility can be made at any Human Services’ Service
Centre or by calling 132 011.
Note: Call charges apply – calls from mobile phones may be charged
at a higher rate.
Applicants must nominate a rebate tier based on their estimated income for the financial year from the rebate tier below.
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