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The most recent MBS files are available to download.

Page last updated: 30 January 2020

Current Update
The 1 March 2020 Medicare Benefits Schedule MBS XML and Book files (PDF, DOC and ZIP) are available to download. For details visit the
1 March 2020 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 30 January 2020)

Medicare Benefits Schedules (Complete MBS and MBS by Category)

PublicationPublication download optionsNumber of pagesNotes
Complete MBSComplete MBS (PDF 11,614 KB)
Complete MBS (DOC 10,583 KB)
Complete MBS (ZIP 1,235 KB)
1,396
Category 1 - AttendancesCategory 1 - Attendances (PDF 3,623 KB)
Category 1 - Attendances (DOC 2,482 KB)
Category 1 - Attendances (ZIP 339 KB)
356
Category 2 - Diagnostic ProceduresCategory 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (PDF 1,135 KB)
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (DOC 434 KB)
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (ZIP 81 KB)
81 pages
Category 3 - Therapeutic ProceduresCategory 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (PDF 4,689 KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (DOC 4,209 KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (ZIP 488 KB)
492 pages
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial ServicesCategory 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (PDF 879 KB)
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (DOC 430 KB)
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (ZIP 60 KB)
60 pages
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging ServicesCategory 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (PDF 2,161 KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (DOC 1,599 KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (ZIP 188 KB)
233 pages
Category 6 - Pathology ServicesCategory 6 - Pathology Services (PDF 1,624 KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services (DOC 1,060 KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services (ZIP 156 KB)
151 pages
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate ServicesCategory 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (PDF 761 KB)
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (DOC 277 KB)
Category 7 - Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Services (ZIP 50 KB)
52 pages
Category 8 - Miscellaneous ServicesCategory 8 - Miscellaneous Services (PDF 1,814 KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (DOC 944 KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (ZIP 104 KB)
184 pages
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Data File (XML) updated 30 January 2020

File typeDownload optionsNotes
XML
XML help
XML (7,921 KB)
ZIP (421 KB)
Relative Value Guide (RVG)(TXT 16 KB)
MBS Historical Information Documentation (PDF 661 KB)

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