Family Assistance Guide Updates - 2019

20 March 2019 (v1.210)

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1.1.N.35 Non-payment of FTB based on an estimate (deleted - see 1.1.P.135) Moved information to 1.1.P.135.
1.1.P.135 Prohibition of FTB based on an estimate New page, has information previously found in 1.1.N.35.
1.2.8.10 FTB Advance Payments - Details Clarified policy.
2.1.2.10 Residence Requirements Updated to reflect introduction of newly arrived resident's waiting period (NARWP) for FTB Part A.
2.2.1 FTB Eligibility Criteria for Individuals Updated to reflect introduction of NARWP for FTB Part A.
2.7 Entitlement to FTB Advance Payment Clarified policy.
3.1.4.30 Rent Assistance Updated rates and thresholds.
3.1.4.50 Health Care Card (HCC) Updated to reflect introduction of NARWP for FTB Part A.
3.1.5.25 Who is Entitled to Apply for Maintenance Clarified policy.
4.3.3 Instalments Paid by Direct Credit Updated Act reference.
4.3.4 Instalments Paid by Other Means Added Act reference.
4.3.5 Lump Sum Payment through Centrelink Updated Act reference.
4.4.1 Reasons for FTB Reassessment Updated to reflect legislative changes.
6.4.3.30 Outcomes of Non-lodger Process Clarified policy.
6.4.3.40 Prohibition of FTB Based on an Estimate Clarified policy.
6.4.3.50 Deferral of Prohibition of FTB Based on an Estimate Clarified policy.
6.4.3.70 Non-entitlement to FTB Based on an Estimate Due to 3 or More Non-lodger Decisions Clarified policy.
7.1.1 FA Debts - General Provisions Clarified policy.
7.6 FTB Advance Debts Clarified policy.

4 February 2019 (v1.209)

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3.1.5.55 Reasonable Maintenance Action Completed - Private Collect Clarified policy.
3.1.5.70 Exemptions from the Maintenance Action Test Clarified policy.
3.1.6.90 Appeals & Reviews of Child Support Decisions Removed obsolate information.
6.4.3.40 Prohibition of FTB Based on an Estimate Clarified policy.
6.4.3.60 Removal of Prohibition of FTB Based on an Estimate Clarified policy.

2 January 2019 (v1.208)

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1.1.G.15 Grandparent carer (FTB Part B) Clarified policy.
2.2.1.10 Newly Arrived Resident's Waiting Period for FTB Part A New page.
6.4.5.20 Death of Partner Clarified policy.