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. Embargoes on Arrears of Polish Benefits


The Agreement with Poland does not contain embargo provisions. This means any debt that occurs due to the grant of a Polish benefit cannot be recovered from the arrears of that benefit.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 25 Republic of Poland

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