Outside Australia Rate - Agreement with Malta

Outside Australia rate

Article 8 of the Agreement with Malta allows for the rate of Australian benefit paid to a person 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 (

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

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 6 Malta, section 13 Overall calculation process

Policy reference: SS Guide Outside Australia Rate for Agreement Payments

Last reviewed: 16 May 2016