Face-to-face Centrelink and Medicare services will remain in the Abbotsford area with ongoing leasing arrangements confirmed by Services Australia.
Services Australia is an essential service delivering key coronavirus support measures to communities across the nation.
Mornington residents will have continued access to the local Centrelink Service Centre through until March 2021.
Services Australia is working hard to provide the best support we can during this difficult time and wants to remind Victorians they can do most of their business using our online services.
Services Australia General Manager Hank Jongen said the health and safety of our staff and customers is our highest priority.
Services Australia is able to confirm that customers can continue to access Centrelink and Medicare services from the Yarra Service Centre in Abbotsford for the next three months whilst other suitable servicing options are found.
The landlord of the Yarra Service Centre in Abbotsford, advised Services Australia through its legal representative on 12 May 2020 that it will not agree to any lease extension beyond 22 May 2020.
Customers will be able to access both Centrelink and Medicare services from the South Melbourne Service Centre as of Friday 22 May.
Hurstville will soon have better access to government services with Medicare and Centrelink coming together in the one location.
Services Australia is adapting to changing customer needs in Adelaide.