The 1 January 2018 Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) XML file is now available to download. For details visit the January 2018 Latest News page
As announced by subscriber email in July 2014, the ASCII file was discontinued commencing February 2015. The XML file contains the same information as the ASCII file and will continue to be supported. You can sign up for announcements relating to changes to MBS files on the MBSOnline subscription page
The files listed on this page provide general information on the arrangements for the payment of Medicare benefits. These arrangements operate under the Health Insurance Act 1973
(as amended). These files are not legal documents, and, in cases of discrepancy, the legislation is the source for payments of Medicare benefits.
Click here to find out what legislation covers the Medicare Benefits Schedule.
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Data File (XML) updated 4 December
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