2.2.8 Other Labour Market & Older Students Verification

Introduction

The following table lists the verification required for the payments/benefits in the other labour markets and older students grouping. If more detail is required about specific verification, the second column indicates where you will find this.

Payment Verification Required More Detail
Partner allowance Proof of identity 2.2.1 Verifying Identity
Age 2.2.2 Verifying Personal Details
Income 2.2.3 Verifying Financial Information
Residence 2.2.4 Verifying Residence
Most recent employment 1.1.R.80 Recent workforce experience (PA, WA, NSA - cessation of claims for WA exemption)
Austudy payment Proof of identity 2.2.1 Verifying Identity
Age 2.2.2 Verifying Personal Details

Recent workforce experience (PA, WA)

The assessment of recent workforce experience looks at a recipient's recent active participation in the labour market to decide whether they should be placed on non-activity tested assistance. This information is verified with the recipient at the pre-grant interview.

Employers may be contacted by phone to confirm details of employment if required.

Last reviewed: 6 February 2017