1.1.G.59 Grandfathering arrangements (SA) pre 1 July 2012

Note: There are no longer any grandfathered NSA recipients as of 1 July 2013. The following information is for historical purposes only.


For the purposes of SA, grandfathering arrangements refer to arrangements which allow a previous payment status, obtained under pre 1 July 2012 qualification provisions, to be maintained on or after 1 July 2012.

The pre 1 July 2012 provisions will continue to apply to a person who is aged 21 years on 30 June 2012 and is in receipt of SA immediately before 1 July 2012 OR whose SA was suspended immediately before 1 July 2012.

Last reviewed: 3 July 2017