Outside Australia - Agreement with Spain

Outside Australia rate

Article 10 - Calculation of Australian Benefits - allows for the rate of Australian benefit paid to a person living outside Australia to be calculated using the overall calculation process in SS(IntAgree)Act section 13. This means the person is paid a rate that is proportional to the amount of time they have resided in Australia during their working life. See for details.

The ceiling rate discussed in guideline applies to people being paid under this Agreement.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 5 Spain, section 13 Overall calculation process

Policy reference: SS Guide Outside Australia Rate for Agreement Payments

Last reviewed: 9 November 2015