Countries that have International Social Security Agreements with Australia

Australia has agreements with a number of countries to share responsibility for social security coverage. These countries include:

CountryAgreement
Austria
Belgium
Canada
Chile
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Finland
Germany
Greece
Hungary
Ireland
Italy
Japan
Korea
Latvia
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Malta
The Netherlands
New Zealand
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Slovak Republic
Slovenia
Spain
Switzerland
United States of America

Negotiations for new agreements are under way with a number of other countries.

The United Kingdom

The agreement with the United Kingdom (UK) ended on 1 March 2001.

For information on claiming UK pensions, paying voluntary contributions or other matters relating to UK social security, visit the following UK government websites: