The May 2019 Medicare Benefits Schedule

Page last updated: 10 April 2019

Current Update
The 1 May 2019 Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) files (XML, DOC, PDF and ZIP) are now available to download. For details visit the May 2019 Latest News page.

Please note: 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.

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Publications (Updated 10 April 2019)

Medicare Benefits Schedules (Complete MBS and MBS by Category)

PublicationPublication download optionsNumber of pagesNotes
Complete MBSComplete MBS (PDF 11,016 KB)
Complete MBS (DOC 10,186 KB)
Complete MBS (ZIP 1,194 KB)
1,348
Category 1 - AttendancesCategory 1 - Attendances (PDF 3,125 KB)
Category 1 - Attendances (DOC 2,385 KB)
Category 1 - Attendances (ZIP 312 KB)
320
Category 2 - Diagnostic ProceduresCategory 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (PDF 1,074 KB)
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (DOC 447 KB)
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (ZIP 86 KB)
82 pages
Category 3 - Therapeutic ProceduresCategory 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (PDF 4,423 KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (DOC 4,185 KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (ZIP 480 KB)
483 pages
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial ServicesCategory 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (PDF 738 KB)
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (DOC 437 KB)
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (ZIP 78 KB)
60 pages
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging ServicesCategory 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (PDF 1,983 KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (DOC 1,593 KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (ZIP 184 KB)
241 pages
Category 6 - Pathology ServicesCategory 6 - Pathology Services (PDF 1,633 KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services (DOC 1,162 KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services (ZIP 174 KB)
165 pages
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate ServicesCategory 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (PDF 624 KB)
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (DOC 286 KB)
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (ZIP 63 KB)
51 pages
Category 8 - Miscellaneous ServicesCategory 8 - Miscellaneous Services (PDF 1,419 KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (DOC 797 KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (ZIP 126 KB)
159 pages
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Data File (XML) updated 10 April 2019

File typeDownload optionsNotes
XML
XML help
XML (7,685 KB)
ZIP (399 KB)
Item End Date of Item 63545 has been corrected.
Relative Value Guide (RVG)(TXT 15 KB)
MBS Historical Information Documentation (PDF 661 KB)

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