1.1.P.80 Payment nominee

Definition

A payment nominee is a person appointed by Centrelink as payment nominee to receive payments of instalments of PLP or payment of DAPP on behalf of a person to whom PLP or DAPP is payable. A payment nominee is appointed by Centrelink with the consent of the person to be appointed and after taking into consideration any wishes of the principal.

Act reference: PPLAct section 6 The Dictionary, section 280 Appointment of payment nominee

Policy reference: PPL Guide 9.2.1 Payment Nominees

Last reviewed: 8 May 2017