Portability & the Agreement with Japan


Portability of autonomous payments is covered by domestic legislation. See 7.1.1 Portability legislation.

The portability of payments made under the Agreement is covered by Article 5 of the Agreement.

The rate of Australian benefit payable during temporary departure from, or return to, Australia of 26 weeks or less is covered by Article 16.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 23 Japan

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