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3.2.5 YA, DSP & SpB for independent young people


This section deals ONLY with the rules for qualifying as an independent young person for YA, DSP and SpB.

Policy reference: SS Guide Youth allowance (YA) - description, Special benefit (SpB) - description, DSP - current rates

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