126.96.36.199 DRA, eligible for YA, income cut-off does not apply
This topic shows the rate calculation, using the DRA Rate Calculator, for a DRA claimant who is single, 19 years old and living at home. The claimant is not a parent. The claimant's disaster affected income is $200 per fortnight.
The following table shows the steps involved in the rate calculation. The rates and income test parameters used applied at 1 January 2020 and are shown in dollars per fortnight.
Determine the claimant's maximum rate:
RESULT: CLAIMANT'S MAXIMUM RATE
Multiply the claimant's disaster affected income by 26:
RESULT: CLAIMANT'S ANNUALISED DISASTER AFFECTED INCOME
Multiply the average weekly income by 52. As at 1 January 2020, the average weekly income is $1,633.80.
RESULT: ANNUALISED AVERAGE WEEKLY INCOME
Apply the income cut-off test:
RESULT: THE INCOME CUT-OFF DOES NOT APPLY
Determine the claimant's rate of payment is the MBR of YA.
RESULT: RATE OF PAYMENT