1.1.S.242 Special disability trust

Usage

This definition applies to all payments.

Definition

A special disability trust is a trust that has been established solely in order to provide for the current and future care and accommodation needs of the beneficiary who is a severely disabled person.

Act reference: SSAct section 1209L What is a special disability trust?

Policy reference: SS Guide 4.14 Means Test Concessions for Special Disability Trusts

Last reviewed: 2 January 2015