220.127.116.11 Common FTB Claim Requirements
Common claim requirements
To be effective (1.1.E.10) a claim must meet all of the basic claim conditions set out in the following table. If any condition is not met, the claim is not effective and the corrective action outlined in column 2 must be taken.
|Common claim requirement||If requirement is not met see…|
|Claim is made in the form and manner specified by DSS||18.104.22.168 Claim Action 1 - Proper Claim Not Made|
|Applicant has answered all relevant questions||22.214.171.124 Claim Action 2 - Claim Not Complete|
|Applicant has provided all requested supporting documentation||126.96.36.199 Claim Action 2 - Claim Not Complete|
|Applicant provided for each TFN claim person (1.1.T.50) or TFN substitution person:
||188.8.131.52 Claim Action 3 - TFN Not Provided|
Specific claim requirements
Once the claim meets all the common claim requirements, the specific claim requirements for the type of claim must be met. If there is more than one type of claim within the assessment the claims must be processed in the order they appear in the following table.
|Past period claim (1.1.P.60)||184.108.40.206 Specific Requirements for Past Period Claim|
|Bereavement claim (1.1.B.20)||220.127.116.11 Specific Requirements for Bereavement Claim|
|Instalment claim (1.1.I.100)||18.104.22.168 Specific Requirements for FTB Instalment Claims|
Act reference: FA(Admin)Act section 7 How to claim, section 8 TFN requirement to be satisfied for claims for FTB by instalment or for a past period to be effective, section 8A TFN requirement to be satisfied for claim in substitution because of the death of another individual to be effective