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 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.

3.1.2 Waiting & preclusion periods

Introduction

This section details the various waiting and preclusion periods that may apply to payments/benefits. Each payment/benefit section in Part 3 includes a topic listing the periods, if any, that apply to it, with links to the relevant topic in this section.

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