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 relevant legislation/policy. 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. LLNS - current rates

Current rate

The current rate of LLNS is $20.80 per fortnight.

Indexation (1.1.I.100)

This rate is not indexed.

Timing of payment

If a recipient qualifies and LLNS is payable, payments are made fortnightly in arrears with the recipient's main payment.

Act reference: SSAct section 1050 Rate increase attributable to LLNS

Policy reference: SS Guide 3.8 Supplementary benefits - qualification & payability, 2.2.13 Supplementary benefits verification, 5.1.7 Supplementary benefits - current rates, Qualification for PES, Taxation of payments & PAYG payment summary - individual non-business

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