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The Centrelink Master Program, or more commonly known as Centrelink, is a Services Australia master program of the Australian Government

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This chart above shows error reports submitted in the past 24 hours (one day) compared to the recent average over similar days. The status of is marked as "down" when the number of reported errors is significantly higher than the average errors.

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The Centrelink Master Program, or more commonly known as Centrelink, is a Services Australia master program of the Australian Government. It delivers a range of government payments and services for retirees, the unemployed, families, carers, parents, people with disabilities, Indigenous Australians, students, apprentices and people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, and provides services at times of major change. The majority of Centrelink's services are the disbursement of social security payments.

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Social Comments for Centrelink
@jonathengr on 2022-12-05 06:40:44+00
@billshortenmp does this mean ill no longer get an email alert about centrelink messages? what if i dont have the app, or what if the app isnt working?

@NatashaBowley on 2022-11-12 00:47:23+00
@desvenlafaxines @Centrelink Try again after 3 pm as the website is down for maintenance

@HoffmannNeisha on 2022-10-20 12:14:47+00
@SamsonBula @somewherein84 Have you ever had to deal with Centrelink?? When you call them, you are either hung up on, made to wait hours or half the time the website is down!

@DanniStoyles on 2022-09-04 23:30:15+00
@Bababooie42 My gov will get you to centrelink...the centrelink app is down

@TiggumWalls on 2022-07-28 14:44:16+00
I need to report my income and your website is down AGAIN, @Centrelink. Perfect fucking timing.

@MadderQueen123 on 2022-07-22 04:35:09+00
@Sarah_Alice_X Yup. The Centrelink app is down too.

@AdamDJTbrand on 2022-07-22 04:27:32+00
@StephKavcic @Centrelink Centrelink app is down for me too. I had a server error the first time I tried it today

@bobinspace11 on 2022-03-01 11:59:43+00
@Centrelink #jobsearch website is down. #jobactive

@bjaxon1987 on 2022-02-24 08:16:50+00
@centrelinkgovau @myGovau Your app and website is down.

What should I do if Centrelink is unavailable?
If Centrelink is UP but you can't load the page, here are some helpful troubleshooting steps:
Try refreshing your browser page or close any accompanying applications and retry opening them.
Check if access to Centrelink is blocked
Access to Centrelink may be blocked due to an antivirus or firewall configuration either on your own computer or phone or by an employer or network. Check for anti-virus programs or firewalls installed on your machine. Alternatively, try to use the website or app via another network like one on a mobile phone so you can access Centrelink.
Clear browser cache and cookies
Try clearing your browser cache and cookies and change the IP address of the computer by disconnecting and reconnecting the internet. Then try to access Centrelink again.
DNS Cache
To clear the DNS cache on your computer, look up instructions for your specific operating system online. Then try to access the Centrelink site again.
Web Browser Plugins
If you are still having trouble accessing Centrelink, you may try to disable web browser plugins (like ad-blockers) which may be interfering with access to Centrelink