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. People who Travel to a Third Country - Agreement with India

Third country portability

Article 5.1 of the Agreement provides for the payment of age pension to people who are residents of, and present in, Australia or India. This means Agreement pensioners cannot continue to be paid for a temporary absence to a third country.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 31 Republic of India

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