10.18.7.20 Embargoes on Arrears of Slovenian Benefits

Embargoes

Article 13 of the Agreement contains embargo provisions discussed in 10.1.8.20. This means that any overpayment of Australian benefit resulting from the grant of Slovenian benefit can be withheld from any arrears resulting from the grant of that benefit. Centrelink International Services is responsible for liaising with Slovenia and arranging this.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 17 Slovenia

Policy reference: SS Guide 10.1.8.20 Embargoes on Arrears of Comparable Foreign Payment

Last reviewed: 9 November 2015