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. Equality of Treatment - Agreement with Italy

Equality of treatment

Article 4 of the Agreement with Italy provides that people to whom the Agreement applies will be treated equally in the application of the laws of Australia and Italy regarding eligibility for and payment of benefits.

Equality of treatment does not apply to people who are present in the territory of Australia or Italy illegally.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 2 Italy

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