Fake news and the age pension

2 November 2021
A number of full and part age pensioners have been contacting us, or other organisations who have contacted us, concerned that “income management” will be introduced for the age pension. It’s just not true!

Older Australians to benefit from Budget’s employment and super reforms; consultation needed on support payments, retirement income

11 May 2021
Older Australians will benefit from measures aimed at increasing workforce participation and fixing retirement incomes, COTA Australia says, but support for vulnerable groups like renters is still missing and long-term solutions are needed to ensure vulnerable Australians are adequately supported.

TOMORROW: Government, experts put  future retirement income policy under the microscope – including superannuation, pensions, and housing

25 February 2021
The future of retirement income policy is up for discussion and debate tomorrow at Council on the Ageing’s (COTA) National Policy Forum, where politicians from both sides of the aisle, industry experts, academics and advocates will delve into the findings of the Retirement Income Review.