10.9.8.10 Rate Calculation - Background - Agreement with Ireland

Basis for calculation process

Article 12 of the Agreement, when read with social security law, determines the rate of Australian benefit payable under the Agreement. There are 2 different methods of calculating the rate:

  • the proportional rate (outside Australia) 10.1.9.20, and
  • the direct deduction rate (inside Australia) 10.1.9.60.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 8 Ireland

Last reviewed: 9 November 2015