22.214.171.124 Continuation, variation or termination of RAA
The following table lists the circumstances in which payment of RAA may change.
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Death of a recipient
RAA can be paid as part of a LBP.
Policy reference: SS Guide 3.1.5 Bereavement payment provisions
RAA is reviewed when a change in the recipient's circumstances may affect their:
- qualification for RAA, OR
- payability of RAA, OR
- rate of RAA.
RAA qualification is also reviewed if a recipient's qualification for RAA could NOT be determined at the time of lodging a claim.
Explanation: The purpose of the review is to determine whether the recipient now qualifies for RAA.
Policy reference: SS Guide 6.2.7 Supplementary benefits reviews