1.1.S.90 Social security pension


A social security pension is defined by reference to the SSAct to mean the following payments:

  • mature age partner allowance,
  • age pension,
  • wife pension,
  • widow B pension,
  • special needs pension,
  • parenting payment (single),
  • sole parent pension,
  • bereavement allowance,
  • disability support pension, and
  • carer payment.

Act reference: SSAct section 23(1)-'social security pension'

Last reviewed: 11 May 2015