The following payday applies to an instalment of PLP:
- if the instalment is paid by an employer in a regular pay period - the payday is the day on which the person would usually be paid,
- if the instalment is paid by the employer and there is no regular pay period - the person's instalment period is each calendar month and the payday is the first day after the end of each month to which the instalment relates, and
- if the instalment is paid by Centrelink - the payday is the day Centrelink considers appropriate, and that occurs after the instalment period to which the instalment relates.
Act reference: PPLAct section 6 The Dictionary, section 64 A person's instalment period and the payday for an instalment