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 Germany

Benefit payable

Article 2 of the Agreement with Germany lists the Australian and German benefits covered by the Agreement.

Australian benefits covered

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

German benefits covered

The German benefits covered are those paid by the German pension insurance funds under the German pension insurance scheme. More information is available from the German Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Policy.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 14 Germany

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