On 1 July 2021, the eligibility age for the Age Pension increased from 66 years to 66 years and 6 months (for anyone born between 1 July 1955 and 31 December 1956).
From 1 July 2023, the eligibility age will rise to 67 years for those born after 31 December 1956.
Tip: You can apply for the Age Pension 13 weeks before you are eligible. The earlier you start your application, the more you reduce the chance of delays to your payments.
Use our calculator to work out when you are eligible and when you can start to apply.
Simply select your date of birth by clicking the dash (—) below