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6.1.5 Reviews of granny flat reasonableness


This topic briefly explains granny flat reviews on decisions on reasonableness.

Granny flat reviews

Services Australia may ask the AGA for a valuation of the granny flat right based on the full case details if a person seeks a review of a decision that:

  • the value of property transferred to establish a granny flat right is unreasonable, and
  • an amount will be included under the deprivation provisions.

Act reference: SSAct section 12A Granny flat definitions

Policy reference: SS Guide 4.1.1 General Provisions of Deprivation, 4.1.6 Deprivation related to home & accommodation transfers, Granny flats - features, rights & interests

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