8.1.4.10 Newstart & Youth Allowance - Documentation Required

Introduction

The following table lists documentation required with claims for the payments/benefits of NSA 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
Newstart allowance POI 2.2.1 Verifying Identity
proof of age 2.2.2 Verifying Personal Details
details of bank accounts and investments 2.2.3 Verifying Financial Information
proof of residence 2.2.4 Verifying Residence
Employment Separation Certificate 2.2.7 Newstart & 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: 3 January 2017