5.1 Claims for DAPP


Centrelink cannot make a determination that DAPP is payable to a person for a child for a period unless the person has made an effective claim for the child.

An effective claim must be in the form approved by Centrelink for a DAPP claim. A claim cannot be effective if it is made by a person who cannot make a claim for DAPP.

Only a natural person can make a claim.

Act reference: PPLAct section 115AD For the determination to be made, the person must claim, Part 3A-4 Claims for DAPP

Policy reference: PPL Guide 5.2 Payment of DAPP

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