Centrelink is an Australian government program that is fared under the department of human services. It gives a variety of government payments and services of retirees, the unemployed, families, separated parents, carers, indigenous Australians, students, your health and people from diverse cultural. This program was created in 1997 by the government agency of the department of social security. Centrelink is a program that is created for the people in need.
This program was not created until 1997 when the Australian government needed a means of giving to the poor. Not only the poor but to the people in need of human services. This program takes care of people from different cultural and provides services at times of change. Centrelink has services that are expenditure of social security payment. The offices that were made by Centrelink were created to manage services to people and to cover the wants of social security payments
In the year 2011 Medicare Australia was included into the department of human services. OLTP which is the highest and largest database system in Australia operated under Centrelink. Be assured that everything you need you will find it on their website. And this is because it is covered under the human services of Australia.
Users can also register on the website for an online account. You can open the account on the site of human services because the account includes the Medicare and child support also the online government services of Centrelink. That is with one username and password you can register on those services.
Steps on How to Sign up and Login on CentreLink
You have the option of registering straight for an online account of Centrelink through Mygov account unless if you do not own a customer reference number (CRN). If you want to open an online account you have to follow these steps below;
- Visit the Mygov website
- There is an option either to login or sign up
- If you have an existing account click on the login icon but if you do not have an account create one by clicking the sign up icon
- Agree to the terms. There are information’s you have to fill in into your account.
- Create your password. After that is done you will receive your username.
A CRN is needed to directly register your account at www.centerlink.gov.au. Soon it will be compulsory to own a Mygov account before you can login in Centrelink. And these are the steps to follow to own a Mygov account
- Visit the link my.gov.au and click on the icon “create a Mygov account”
- Input your email address
- Agree to the terms and click on the icon “next”
- Enter the information needed
Congratulations! You now own an account on Mygov and now you can use it to access Centrlink login. It’s important to do a direct register through the Mygov account cause soon that will be the only way to register to Centrelink. In case you need any other information, visit the Centrelink site