10.26.8.40 Inside Australia Rate - Agreement with Poland

Inside Australia rate

The rate of pension payable under the Agreement to people who are inside Australia is calculated according to 10.1.9.60.

People paid the inside Australia rate (under Article 12, paragraph 4) have any Polish benefits directly deducted from the maximum rate of Australian Age.

Temporary departure from Australia

People paid under the Agreement who reside in Australia, and temporarily travel outside Australia, will continue to have their rate calculated using the inside Australia rate for a period of up to 26 weeks. After 26 weeks, their rate will be calculated using the outside Australia rate in 10.26.8.20.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 25 Republic of Poland

Policy reference: SS Guide 10.1.9.60 Inside Australia Rate for Agreement Payments, 10.26.8.20 Outside Australia Rate - Agreement with Poland

Last reviewed: 4 January 2016