Pensions to increase from 20 March

Pensions to increase from 20 March

More than three million Australians will receive an increase in their pensions to help meet increases in the cost of living.

From 20 March 2001, age, disability and carer pensioners, and veterans' income support recipients will receive an extra $13.20 a fortnight for singles on the maximum rate, and $19.80 a fortnight for couples combined on the maximum rate,

Read full details of all rates and thresholds to be indexed on March 20.

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