PLP and DAPP are portable. For the purposes of the PPL scheme, 'portability' refers to a recipient's continuing eligibility for PLP or DAPP if they leave Australia temporarily.
Act reference: PPLAct section 46 Effect of absence from Australia on Australian residency test
Policy reference: PPL Guide 1.1.A.10 Absence from Australia, 2.2.4 PPL scheme Australian residency test & absences from Australia for PLP
Last reviewed: 6 November 2017