10.5.4.20 Where People Can Lodge Claims under the Agreement with Canada

Where claims can be lodged

Claims for Australian benefits covered by the Agreement may be lodged:

Under Article 12 of the Agreement with Canada, the date on which a claim is lodged with any of the authorities mentioned in 10.5.4.10 is the official date of lodgement for all purposes. This Article ensures that people outside Australia are not disadvantaged as a result of mailing delays.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 4 Canada

Policy reference: SS Guide 10.5.4.10 Who Can Lodge Claims under the Agreement with Canada

Last reviewed: 21 September 2015