July 2024 Downloads

Files for July 2024 to the Medicare Benefits Schedule

Page last updated: 25 June 2024

Further information on changes is available from the July 2024 News Page.

XML Data File

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XMLMBS-XML-20240701 Version 2 (XML 7959 KB)File released on19 June 2024, effective1 July 2024.

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: This file includes 1 July 2024 changes to the General Medical Services Table (GMST), the Diagnostic Imaging Services Table (DIST), the Pathology Services Table (PST) and the Health Insurance Regulations 2018. This file also includes changes to various instruments made under subsection 3C(1) of the Health Insurance Act 1973 as published on 24 May 2024.

The only amendment additional to those in the file released on 24 May 2024 is an amendment to the fee for item 25205. This change has been made to reflect what is prescribed in legislation.
XMLMBS-XML-20240701 (XML 7959 KB)File released on 24 May 2024, effective 1 July 2024.

Note: This file includes 1 July 2024 changes to the General Medical Services Table (GMST), the Diagnostic Imaging Services Table (DIST), the Pathology Services Table (PST) and the Health Insurance Regulations 2018. This file also includes changes to various instruments made under subsection 3C(1) of the Health Insurance Act 1973.

July 2024 MBS Book Files

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Complete MBS
Last Updated:
25 June 2024
Word version of the 1 July 2024 Complete MBS (Word 2212 KB)
PDF version of the 1 July 2024 Complete MBS (PDF 12627 KB)
File released on 25 June 2024, effective 1 July 2024.

Note: This file includes 1 July 2024 changes to the General Medical Services Table (GMST), the Diagnostic Imaging Services Table (DIST), the Pathology Services Table (PST) and the Health Insurance Regulations 2018. This file also includes changes to various instruments made under subsection 3C(1) of the Health Insurance Act 1973.
Category 1 - Attendances
Last Updated:

25 June 2024
Word version of the July 2024 Category 1 - Attendances (Word 564 KB)
PDF version of the July 2024 Category 1 - Attendances (PDF 3005 KB)
Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures
Last Updated:

25 June 2024
Word version of the July 2024 Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (Word 217 KB)
PDF version of the July 2024 Category 2 - Diagnostic Procedures (PDF 816 KB)
Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures
Last Updated:

25 June 2024
Word version of the July 2024 Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (Word 937 KB)
PDF version of the July 2024 Category 3 - Therapeutic Procedures (PDF 5061 KB)
Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services
Last Updated:

25 June 2024
Word version of the July 2024 Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (Word 186 KB)
PDF version of the July 2024 Category 4 - Oral and Maxillofacial Services (PDF 572 KB)
Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services
Last Updated:

25 June 2024
Word version of the July 2024 Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (Word 338 KB)
PDF version of the July 2024 Category 5 - Diagnostic Imaging Services (PDF 1486 KB)
Category 6 - Pathology Services
Last Updated:

25 June 2024
Word version of the July 2024 Category 6 - Pathology Services (Word 329 KB)
PDF version of the July 2024 Category 6 - Pathology Services (PDF 1465 KB)
Category 7 - Cleft and Craniofacial Services
Last Updated:

25 June 2024
Word version of the July 2024 Category 7 - Cleft and Craniofacial Services (Word 163 KB)
PDF version of the July 2024 Category 7 - Cleft and Craniofacial Services (PDF 535 KB)
Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services
Last Updated:

25 June 2024
Word version of the July 2024 Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (Word 370 KB)
PDF version of the July 2024 Category 8 - Miscellaneous Services (PDF 1897 KB)
Please note that the information provided is a general guide only. It is ultimately the responsibility of treating practitioners to use their professional judgment to determine the most clinically appropriate services to provide, and then to ensure that any services billed to Medicare fully meet the eligibility requirements outlined in the legislation.

The MBS book is current as at the date of publication and does not account for MBS changes since that date.

July 2024 MBS Files

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Ready Reckoner
        File released on24 May 2024to include fees and benefits for1 July 2024.
Relative Value Guide
        File released on24 May 2024to include fees and benefits for1 July 2024.
Viewing the XML
In order to view the XML you will need to right click on the document link and select the "save link" option. Once saved you will be able to open the document from it's saved location.

Exporting into Microsoft Excel
To export the XML into Microsoft Excel you will need to follow the below steps:
    1. Save the XML file to your computer
    2. Open Excel and from the toolbar select File, Open, find the XML you saved and select "open"
    3. This will import the XML file into a new worksheet. Select "as an XML table", click ok, then ok again.
MBS Book Creation
The Department of Health and Aged Care currently publishes the MBS Book in March, July and November each year. When publishing the MBS book for 1 July each year we publish the book in full form and by category both in PDF and Word format.

If you would like a complete list of all current MBS item numbers in the MBS Book format outside of this time, you may wish to use the create publication function at https://www9.health.gov.au/mbs/createPublication.cfm. Further instructions on how to create this is available on the create publication page.

Note: Please refer to the how do I use the XML file assistance page for information on the XML file
Note: Item Map, Item Descriptors, and Re-Use Item Map. These files are available on the Downloads page