22.214.171.124 Retirement - documentation required
The following table lists documentation required with claims for the payments/benefits in the Retirement grouping. If more detail is required about specific documentation, the third column indicates where you will find this.
|Payment type||Documentation required||More detail|
|Pension bonus bereavement payment||
|Pension loans scheme||-||-|
|Special needs pension||
Explanation: It can be hard to get this information from overseas sources, particularly from non-English speaking countries. While Centrelink aims to be as helpful as possible the onus of proof must be placed on the claimant.
|2.2.1 Verifying identity
2.2.2 Verifying personal details
Policy reference: SS Guide 8.1.1 Claim Lodgement Provisions