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.

3.1.5 Bereavement payment provisions

Introduction

This section deals with the various provisions for bereavement payments that may be available on the death of a social security payment recipient, the partner of a social security payment recipient or a dependant who attracts a social security payment.

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