5.1.7.120 APWS - Current Rates

Current rates

The current rate of APWS is $20.80 per fortnight.

Indexation

This rate is not indexed.

APWS payability

If a recipient qualifies and the payment is payable, payments are made fortnightly in arrears with the recipient's main payment.

Act reference: SSAct section 23(1)-'approved program of work for income support payment', section 28 Approved programs of work for income support payment

Policy reference: SS Guide 1.2.7.180 Approved Program of Work Supplement (APWS) - Description, 3.8.18 APWS - Qualification and Payability

Last reviewed: 1 July 2015