Setting up myGovID

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What is myGovID?

myGovID is different to MyGov.

What you need to start

To set up myGovID you will need:

  • A smart device with :
    • IOS10 or later, or Android 7.0 or later
  • An email address
    • It should NOT be a shared email address
  • Be 13 years, or older

3 Easy Set Up Steps

  1. Download the myGovID app

2. Open the myGovID app and follow the promps

  • You will need to give your full name, date of birth and email address

3. Prove who you are

  • Standard myGovID
    • Enter details from two of your Australian Identity documents:
      • Drivers License or Learner Permit
      • Passport
      • Medicare Card

Set up

Follow the prompts and answer the questions, as requested:

  • When you supply your email address a code verifying the email wil be sent to you
  • Add a password
  • Complete the personal details

  • Add your identification by scanning the appropriate documents
  • Some details may need manual correction

Need Help?

If you need a hand setting up your myGovID let us know and we’ll walk you through the process