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20 March, 2019

Veteran pensions set to increase

By Carl Portella

PENSION payments for veterans, their partners, war widows and widowers are set to increase from 20 March 2019.

The first pension paid after payday 28 March 2019 will comprise a component of both the old and new rates. The new pension rates will be fully effective from pension payday 11 April 2019. The payments include an Energy Supplement.

Pensions are indexed twice a year in March and September. For a full list of pension rates, please visit the Website or call 133 254 or 1800 555 254 from regional Australia.


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