10.33.6 Requirement to Claim a Foreign Payment - Agreement with Estonia

Claiming an Estonian benefit

The Agreement with Estonia does not contain special provisions to make it compulsory for people claiming Australian benefits under the Agreement to also claim a benefit from Estonia. However, all claimants under the Agreement are required to take reasonable action to claim any entitlement from Estonia. This requirement is covered by the CFP legislation explained in 7.3.1.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 32 Republic of Estonia

Policy reference: SS Guide 7.3.1 CFP legislation & requirements

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