Deductions from Instalments Payable to Another Person


If the debt is incurred by a person who is the primary claimant (1.1.P.250) for PLP, the debt may be recovered by deductions made to a secondary claimant (1.1.S.30) in relation to the same child.

The amount owed by the primary claimant is reduced by the amount that is deducted from the secondary claimant's instalments.

Act reference: PPLAct section 191 Deductions from instalments payable to another person, section 67(2) The Secretary may deduct an amount from an instalment that is payable…

Last reviewed: 6 February 2017