8.1.4.10 Jobseeker payment & youth allowance - documentation required

Introduction

The following table lists documentation required with claims for the payments/benefits of JSP and YA. If more detail is required about specific documentation, the third column indicates where you will find this.

Payment type Minimum documentation required More detail
Jobseeker payment POI 2.2.1 Verifying Identity
proof of age 2.2.2 Verifying Personal Details
details of bank accounts and investments  
proof of residence 2.2.4 Verifying Residence
Employment Separation Certificate 2.2.7 Jobseeker payment & youth allowance verification
Youth allowance POI 2.2.1 Verifying Identity
proof of age 2.2.2 Verifying Personal Details

Act reference: SS(Admin)Act section 199 Request for end‑of‑employment statement

Policy reference: SS Guide 8.1.1 Claim Lodgement Provisions

Last reviewed: 20 March 2020