6.3.2 Payability determinations for DAPP


For DAPP to be payable to a person, the following conditions must be met:

  • Centrelink must determine that DAPP is payable to the person for a period
  • the person must be eligible for DAPP for the relevant period, and
  • the person must make an effective claim for DAPP.

A determination that DAPP is payable must specify the period for which DAPP is payable to the person. This is the person's DAPP period (

There are circumstances where a payability determination cannot be made for DAPP ( For general information about payability determinations including notices and revocation of determinations, refer to

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