1 January 2010 Medicare Safety Net Thresholds

Thresholds for the Medicare Safety Nets increase on1 January 2010

Page last updated: 11 November 2009

The thresholds for both the original and extended Medicare safety nets increase from 1 January 2010.

    • The original safety net increases to $388.80 (up from $383.90).

The extended Medicare safety net increases to:

    • $562.90 (up from $555.70) for the lower threshold; and
    • $1,126.00 (up from $1,111.60) for the upper threshold.

For more information on the Medicare Safety Nets visit the Medicare Australia website.

Details of original and extended Medicare safety nets in 2009
Details of original and extended Medicare safety nets in 2008
Details of original and extended Medicare safety nets in 2007

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