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Terms and conditions


The Fee Estimator and tools on this website are provided as a guide for your general information only. The Fee Estimator will give you an estimate of fees and payments for aged care, based on the information you enter at the time. The actual amount of the fees and payments payable will depend on your personal situation, the time you enter care, the information you provide to the relevant Australian Government Departments and your personal and financial information at the time of the assessment.

All reasonable care has been taken in preparing and designing the Fee Estimator and tools; however, the Commonwealth provides no warranty and makes no representation that the information provided by the Fee Estimator and tools is appropriate for your particular circumstances or indicates you should follow a particular course of action. You should consider obtaining independent legal, financial, taxation or other advice to check how the website information relates to your particular circumstances.

The Commonwealth is not liable for any loss caused, whether due to negligence or otherwise arising from the use of, or reliance on, the information provided directly or indirectly on or through this website, by use of the Fee Estimator.

Your information is safe

We respect your privacy and the information you provide will not be used for any other purpose except to provide an estimate. We suggest you print or save a copy of the results from the estimator for your personal use.

The Australian Government will not store the information you enter into the fee estimator. The information will be deleted once you close your internet browser.

Last reviewed: 15 December, 2015.