Widowed Persons - Agreement with Austria

Widowed person

Article 11, paragraph 5, provides that if a 'widowed person' does not have enough periods of Austrian insurance to establish entitlement to an Australian benefit for a widowed person, he or she may use any of the late partner's insurance periods, unless those periods overlap with his or her own periods of insurance.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 10 Austria

Last reviewed: 20 March 2017