10.30.11 Appeals - Agreement with Hungary

Appeals

Article 20 of the Agreement provides that appeals documents, governed by each side's social security laws, may be lodged in either country.

Appeals, whether in relation to Australian or Hungarian benefits may be lodged:

  • in Australia, at any DHS (Centrelink) office, or
  • in Hungary, at the Central Administration of National Pension Insurance.

Article 20, paragraph 2 provides that the date on which an appeal is lodged in one country is taken to be the date on which that appeal is lodged with the Competent Institution of the other party.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 29 Republic of Hungary

Last reviewed: 9 November 2015