22.214.171.124 Waiting, Preclusion & Exclusion Periods for NSA
Which periods apply to NSA?
The following may apply to people who claim NSA:
- liquid assets waiting period (126.96.36.199),
- income maintenance period (188.8.131.52),
- seasonal work preclusion period (3.1.7),
- serious failure or unemployment non-payment period (184.108.40.206),
- ordinary waiting period (220.127.116.11),
- newly arrived resident's waiting period (1.1.N.70), AND
- compensation preclusion period (1.1.C.250).
A RapidConnect non-payment period also may apply (18.104.22.168).
Act reference: SSAct section 23(1)-'waiting period'
Policy reference: SS Guide 1.1.C.250 Compensation affected payment, 1.1.E.164 Exclusion period, 1.1.N.70 Newly arrived resident's waiting period (NARWP), 3.1.2 Waiting & Preclusion Periods, 22.214.171.124 Liquid Assets Waiting Period, 126.96.36.199 Ordinary Waiting Period, 188.8.131.52 Exemption from Waiting Periods, 3.1.7 Seasonal Work Preclusion Period, 3.1.13 Compliance Framework for Participation Payments, 184.108.40.206 Serious Failures & Penalties, 220.127.116.11 RapidConnect - impact on NSA payability, Part 4 Income & Assets, 18.104.22.168 Income Maintenance Period (IMP),
Concurrent waiting periods
The following table summarises the waiting, deferment, rate reduction and non-payment periods that are served concurrently. When periods without payment are served concurrently, the longest term determines the length of the time without payment.
|Waiting period||Served concurrently with…|
|Liquid assets waiting period||
|Income maintenance period||
|Seasonal work preclusion period||
|Serious failure or unemployment non-payment period||
|Newly arrived residents waiting period||
|Ordinary waiting period||
|Compensation preclusion period||