Overpayments Resulting from Arrears of Hungarian Benefits


SSAct section 1228A allows for a debt to be raised against individuals who have been overpaid a benefit by one party as a result of the grant of a benefit by the other party. Recovery of a debt can be by cash refund or by withholding from future entitlements.

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

SSAct section 1228A Comparable foreign payment debt recovery

Policy reference: SS Guide Income from Overseas Payments - General Rules

Last reviewed: 9 November 2015