The Guides to Social Policy Law is a collection of publications designed to assist decision makers administering social policy law. The information contained in this publication is intended only as a guide to relevant legislation/policy. The information is accurate as at the date listed at the bottom of the page, but may be subject to change. To discuss individual circumstances please contact Services Australia. Method of payment of instalments of PLP by an employer


An instalment (1.1.I.80) payable by an employer (1.1.E.50) must be paid in cash, by cheque, money order, postal order or similar order payable to the person or by electronic funds transfer to credit an account held by the person.

A failure by an employer to comply with this rule may result in a financial penalty.

Act reference: PPLAct section 74 Method of payment of instalment payable by employer

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