1.1.S.200 Social security entitlement


Social security entitlements are those payments for which an advance payment may be payable and/or from which an advance may be recovered.

The following payments are social security entitlements for the purpose of qualifying for and recovering advance payments:

  • newstart allowance,
  • youth allowance,
  • mature age allowance,
  • austudy payment,
  • age pension,
  • wife pension,
  • widow allowance,
  • widow B pension,
  • parenting payment,
  • disability support pension,
  • carer payment,
  • job search allowance, and
  • mature age partner allowance.

Act reference: SSAct section 23(1)-'social security entitlement', section 1206Q Special employment advance deduction

Last reviewed: 1 July 2013