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. Benefits payable under the Agreement with Austria

Benefits payable

Article 2 of the Agreement with Austria lists the Australian and Austrian benefits covered by the Agreement.

Australian benefits covered

The Australian benefits covered are:

Note: Although listed as Australian benefits covered in Article 2 of the Agreement, from 20 March 2020, WidB, and BVA ceased. Recipients of these payments were transferred to another payment, such as Age, where eligible.

Austrian benefits covered

The Austrian benefits covered are:

  • Austrian retirement pension
  • Austrian early retirement pension
  • Austrian disability pension
  • Austrian surviving spouse's pension
  • Austrian orphan's pension
  • Austrian personal care benefit, and
  • Austrian additional amounts for dependent children.

Note: More information on benefits under Austrian Law is available from the Austrian Pension Insurance Institution website.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 10 Austria

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