1.1.C.353 Correspondence nominee

Usage

This definition applies to all payments.

Definition

A correspondence nominee is a person, other than the social security principal, who may receive social security correspondence and (in most instances) may act on the principal's behalf as if they were the principal. This arrangement is made under the direction of the Secretary.

Act reference: SS(Admin)Act section 123A Definitions

Policy reference: SS Guide 8.5.2 Correspondence Nominee

Last reviewed: 16 May 2016