5.1.7.90 LLNS - current rates

Current rate

The current rate of LLNS is $20.80 per fortnight.

Indexation (1.1.I.100)

This rate is not indexed.

Timing of payment

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

Act reference: SSAct section 1050 Rate increase attributable to LLNS

Policy reference: SS Guide 3.8 Supplementary benefits - qualification & payability, 2.2.13 Supplementary benefits verification, 5.1.7 Supplementary benefits - current rates, 3.8.3.10 Qualification for PES, 5.3.1.10 Taxation of payments & PAYG payment summary - individual non-business

Last reviewed: 1 July 2021