1.1.E.164 Exclusion period

Usage

This definition applies to all terms.

Definition

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 (3.1.13.50),
  • 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, 3.1.13.80 Unemployment Non-payment Periods, 1.1.C.260 Compensation preclusion period (PBS), 3.1.10.40 Suspension of Income Support Payment under SEAM, 3.2.3.45 RapidConnect - Impact on YA Payability, 3.2.1.40 RapidConnect - impact on NSA payability

Last reviewed: 1 July 2016