1.1.E.140 Exceptional or unforeseen expenses (SpB)

Definition

For the purposes of SpB, exceptional or unforeseen expenses are expenses that are not ongoing or recurring.

Example: Expenses that may be accepted as unforeseen or exceptional are:

  • money or goods stolen,
  • loss of possessions due to natural disaster,
  • payment of bond for accommodation, and
  • funeral costs.

Policy reference: SS Guide 3.7.1 SpB - qualification & payability

Last reviewed: 1 July 2015