10.7.3.20 Benefits Payable under the Agreement with Malta

Benefits payable

Article 2 of the Agreement lists the Australian and Maltese benefits covered by the Agreement.

Australian benefits covered

The Australian benefits covered are:

  • age pension,
  • DSP for the severely disabled,
  • pensions payable to widows (PPS and BVA),
  • WP (no new grants since March 1995), and
  • WidB (no new grants since March 1997).

Maltese benefits covered

The Maltese benefits covered are:

  • Maltese contributory pensions in respect of retirement,
  • Maltese contributory pensions in respect of invalidity,
  • Maltese contributory pensions in respect of widowhood, and
  • non-contributory assistance and pension.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 6 Malta

Last reviewed: 20 September 2017