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. Debt recovery by legal proceedings


A debt is recoverable by the Commonwealth in a court of competent jurisdiction.

Act reference: PPLAct section 183 Legal proceedings

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