1.1.E.164 Exclusion period
This definition applies to all terms.
An exclusion period may be:
- a waiting period, including a newly arrived resident's waiting period (1.1.N.70),
- a non-payment period, including a compliance penalty period (22.214.171.124),
- a compensation preclusion period,
- a period during which a person is in gaol,
- if the payment is YA (other) or NSA, a period during which the payment is not payable because the person fails to attend an interview or enter into a Job Plan,
- if the payment is a schooling requirement payment, a period during which the payment is suspended for non-compliance with an enrolment notice, attendance notice or compliance notice.
Act reference: SS(Admin)Act Schedule 2 clause 5 Effect of exclusion period
Policy reference: SS Guide 1.1.N.70 Newly arrived resident's waiting period (NARWP), 1.1.W.10 Waiting period, 126.96.36.199 Unemployment Non-payment Periods, 1.1.C.260 Compensation preclusion period (PBS), 188.8.131.52 Suspension of Income Support Payment under SEAM, 184.108.40.206 RapidConnect - Impact on YA Payability, 220.127.116.11 RapidConnect - impact on NSA payability