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.

1.1.M.60 Maximum rate of rent assistance (RA)


For the purposes of RA, the maximum rate of RA is the maximum amount payable to the person as specified in the rate calculator relevant to that person.

SSAct Part 3.7 details the general provisions relating to payability and rates for RA.

Act reference: SSAct Part 3.7 Rent assistance

Policy reference: SS Guide RA - current rates

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