- What happens if I create a new myGov account?
- Does everyone need a myGov account?
- Can you have 2 myGov accounts?
- What is the difference between myGov and myGovID?
- Can I add my husband to my myGov account?
- What is myGov account used for?
- How do I access my myGov account?
- Why can’t I log into myGov?
- Can I create another myGov account?
- Who is eligible for myGov account?
- Can I have more than one myGovID on my phone?
- Is the myGovID app safe?
What happens if I create a new myGov account?
If you close your account you can no longer use online government services through myGov, and you won’t be able to access your Inbox messages.
If you create a new myGov account, you will not be able to access your myGov messages from your old account.
You can close your myGov account in ‘Account settings’..
Does everyone need a myGov account?
It is not compulsory to have a myGov account. If you use a registered agent to lodge your tax return, they will have access to your income statement. If you lodge your own tax return and you don’t want to create a myGov account, you will need to phone us on 13 28 61 to get a copy of your income statement.
Can you have 2 myGov accounts?
Each myGov account must have a unique email address. You can’t use the same email for two myGov accounts.
What is the difference between myGov and myGovID?
myGovID is the Australian Government’s digital identity service provider and is built and maintained by the ATO. … myGov is the front door to a range of government online services, including Medicare, myTax and Centrelink, in the one place using a single login and password.
Can I add my husband to my myGov account?
Each individual can register their own myGov account using an email address they have. … Each individual can register their own myGov account using an email address they have. Once your myGov account is registered, you can link your account to other Australian government agencies to access and lodge information online.
What is myGov account used for?
myGov is a secure way to access government services online with one login and one password.
How do I access my myGov account?
Go to the myGov website to sign in to your myGov account. Enter your myGov Username or email and Password, then select Sign in. Open the myGov Code Generator app on your device.
Why can’t I log into myGov?
If you delete the app or lose the device with the app, you will lose access to your myGov account. Find out about: You won’t be able to access myGov and ATO online services if you don’t have access to the device that receives security codes. You will need to create a new account.
Can I create another myGov account?
If you no longer have access to the Australian mobile number you used when registering for myGov, you’ll need to create a new account and then re-link with our online services. … Once this is done, you’ll be able to create the new myGov account with your original email.
Who is eligible for myGov account?
Who can have a myGov account. To have a myGov account you must be a “natural person” and have your own email address (because an email address can only be used once to create a myGov account). Being a “natural person” means you are an individual human being, not a corporate entity, a robot, a software program etc.
Can I have more than one myGovID on my phone?
Can I use myGovID on multiple devices? Yes. Once you’ve set up your myGovID on one device, you can install the myGovID app and be logged in to it on multiple devices. You’ll need to verify your identity documents again with the same email address when installing the myGovID app on another device.
Is the myGovID app safe?
Your information is safe myGovID uses encryption and cryptographic technology as well as the security features in your device, such as fingerprint, face or password. This is to protect your identity and help stop other people accessing your information.