When will the next update to the Medicare Benefits Schedule be available?

The anticipated release schedule for future changes to the Medicare Benefits Schedule.

Page last updated: 05 December 2016

Please note that these timeframes are only indicative and are subject to change at any time without prior notice. There may also be other updates to the MBS that occur outside these proposed timeframes.

Month of MBS UpdateAnticipated Availability on MBS OnlineNotes
1 April 2016XML, PDF, DOC and ZIP files are already available.All MBS files are now available to download from the
1 April 2016 downloads page
1 May 2016XML, PDF, DOC and ZIP files are already available.All MBS files are now available to download from the
1 May 2016 downloads page
1 July 2016XML data file will be available on 1 June 2016 and PDF, DOC and ZIP files will be available in mid June 2016.All MBS files are now available to download from the
1 July 2016 downloads page
1 November 2016XML data file will be available on 1 October 2016 and PDF, DOC and ZIP files will be available in mid October 2016.All MBS files are now available to download from the
1 November 2016 downloads page
1 December 2016XML data file will be available on 1 November 2016 and PDF, DOC and ZIP files will be available in mid November 2016.All MBS files are now available to download from the
1 December 2016 downloads page


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