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 social security payments. 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.

12 Enhanced income management


New Part 3AA of the SS(Admin)Act introduces the EIM regime.

Some former CDC program participants will move onto EIM on 6 March 2023, including:

  • participants in the Cape York and Doomadgee area
  • eligible participants in the Northern Territory, and
  • volunteers in current CDC program areas.

Eligible persons will also become subject to the EIM regime on, or after, 6 March 2023.

This Part will be updated with further information.

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