What's New

20 March 2017 (v1.230)

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1.1.A.375 AWOTE, relevant AWOTE, AWOTE weeks Updated AWOTE figure.
1.1.C.190 Clean energy payment Clarified policy.
1.1.E.109 Energy supplement Updated policy.
1.1.E.200 Exempt resident (SpB) (deleted) Removed information.
1.1.F.60 Family member Updated policy.
1.1.Q.35 Qualifying residence exemption Updated policy.
1.2.8.30 Commonwealth Seniors Health Card (CSHC) - Description Updated to reflect legislative change.
1.2.12.10 Clean Energy Advance (CEA) - Description Updated to reflect legislative change.
1.2.12.20 Energy Supplement (ES) - Description Updated policy.
3.1.2.45 NARWP Saving Provisions (deleted) Removed information.
3.1.2.46 NARWP Saving Provisions for New Zealand Citizens Clarified policy.
3.1.2.70 Exemptions from Waiting Periods Updated policy.
3.2.10.30 Annual Activity Requirement - Hours of Participation Updated policy.
3.6.7.70 Qualification for CA during Overseas Travel Updated policy.
3.7.1.20 Payability of SpB Updated policy.
3.7.1.80 Determining the Rate of SpB Clarified policy.
3.7.2.10 SpB for Newly Arrived Residents Updated policy.
3.9.1.70 Low Income HCC - Assessment of Income Updated to reflect indexation.
3.9.3.20 CSHC Benefits Updated to reflect legislative change.
3.9.3.32 Employer Provided Benefits - Cars Updated examples.
3.9.3.35 Employer Provided Benefits - Financial Investments & Expense Benefits Clarified policy.
3.9.3.36 Target Foreign Income Clarified policy.
3.15.1 CEA - Qualification & Payability Updated to reflect legislative change.
3.15.2 ES - Qualification & Payability Updated whole section.
4.3.2.35 Income Exempt from Assessment - s 8(11) Exempt Lump Sums Updated list of lump sums that have been specifically exempted under section 8(11).
4.4.1.20 Operation of Deeming Clarified policy.
4.10.7.60 Historical Income Limits for Low Income HCC from 20/09/1996 Updated to reflect indexation.
5.1.1.20 YA - Current Rates Updated to reflect indexation.
5.1.7.10 RA - Current Rates Updated to reflect indexation.
5.1.7.110 UA - Current Rates Updated rates.
5.1.8.10 Common Pension Rates Updated to reflect indexation.
5.1.8.20 Common Benefit Rates Updated to reflect indexation.
5.1.9.10 Pension Supplement - Current Rates Updated to reflect indexation.
5.1.10.10 CEA - Current Rates Updated to reflect legislative change.
5.2.1.20 Single Unemployment & Sickness Benefit - November 1984 to Present Date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.1.30 Married Unemployment & Sickness Benefit - November 1984 to Present Date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.1.40 Additional Benefit for Child, Mother's & Guardian's Allowance & RA - November 1984 to Present Date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.2.05 Total Maximum Periodic Pension-related Payment - 1909 to Present Date (deleted) Removed information.
5.2.2.10 Maximum Basic Rates of Pension - July 1909 to Present Date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.2.15 Historical Transitional Pension Rates Payable from 20/09/2009 Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.2.20 Additional Payments - April 1943 to Present Date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.3.10 Widow Class A, Supporting Parent's Benefit, Sole Parent Pension, PPS - Rates from July 1942 to Present Date Updated rate.
5.2.3.30 Widow B, C & D Pension, Bereavement Allowance - July 1942 to Present Date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.4.40 RA (Families with Children) - December 1987 to Present Date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.4.50 Parenting Payment and Associated Rates - July 1995 to Present Date Updated rates.
5.2.6.10 RA Rates - June 1990 to Present Date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.6.100 UA Historical Rates - March 2005 to Present Date Updated rates.
5.2.8.10 Pension Supplement - Historical Rates Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.9.30 CES - Historial Rates Updated to reflect legislative change.
5.5.2 Samples of Allowance Rate Calculations - Single Person Updated section to reflect indexation.
5.5.3 Samples of Allowance Rate Calculations - Partnered Recipient Updated section to reflect indexation.
5.5.4 Samples of PP Rate Calculations Updated section to reflect indexation.
9.2.2.10 Visa Subclass 100 Spouse/Partner Updated policy.
9.2.2.80 Visa Subclass 110 Interdependency Updated policy.
9.2.11.20 Visa Subclass 801 Spouse/Partner Updated policy.
9.2.11.130 Visa Subclass 814 Interdependency Updated policy.
9.4.3.60 AoS - Income Requirements & Family Circumstances of Potential Assurer Updated policy.
10.11.1.10 History of the Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.1.40 Double Coverage - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.4.20 Where People Can Lodge Claims Under the Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.5.10 Totalising to Qualify for an Australian Benefit - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.5.20 Totalising to Qualify for an Austrian Benefit Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.5.30 Widowed Persons - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.7.10 Arrears of Austrian Benefits Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.7.20 Embargoes on Arrears of Austrian Benefits Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.7.30 Overpayments Resulting from the Grant of Austrian benefit Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.8.10 Rate Calculation - Background - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.8.20 Outside Australia Rate - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.8.30 Working Life Residence - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.8.40 Proportional Income - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.8.50 Inside Australia Rate - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.8.60 Exempt Payments - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.9.30 People Who Travel to a Third Country - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.10.10 Administrative Arrangements & Mutual Assistance - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.10.20 Information Exchange & Confidentiality - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.11.10 Appeals - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.12.20 Termination of the Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.12.30 Transitional Provisions - Agreement with Austria Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.
10.11.100 Austrian Glossary Updated to reflect revised social security agreement between Australia and Austria that commenced on 1 March 2017.