220.127.116.11 APWS - current rates
The current rate of APWS is $20.80 per fortnight.
This rate is not indexed.
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 18.104.22.168 Approved program of work supplement (APWS) - description, 3.8.18 APWS - qualification and payability
Last reviewed: 10 May 2021