1.1.S.90 Social security pension


A social security pension is defined by reference to the SSAct to mean the following payments:

  • mature age partner allowance
  • age pension
  • wife pension
  • widow B pension
  • special needs pension
  • parenting payment (single)
  • sole parent pension
  • bereavement allowance
  • disability support pension, and
  • carer payment.

Act reference: SSAct section 23(1)-'social security pension'

Last reviewed: 6 May 2019