Portability & the Agreement with Belgium


Portability of autonomous payments is covered by domestic legislation. See 7.1.1.

The portability of payments made under the Agreement is covered by Article 5 of the Agreement.

The rate payable during temporary departure from, or return to, Australia of 26 weeks or less is covered by Article 17. See 10.19.8.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 18 Belgium

Policy reference: SS Guide 7.1.1 Portability legislation, 10.19.8 Rate Calculation - Agreement with Belgium

Last reviewed: 9 November 2015