Pensioner Education Supplement - cessation

From 1 January 2015 the Pensioner Education Supplement for eligible income support recipients will no longer be available.

This Budget measure did not commence on 1 January 2015. It remains subject to the passage of legislation. This means the Pensioner Education Supplement is still available to eligible customers.

Description of the measure

From 1 January 2015 the Pensioner Education Supplement for eligible income support recipients will no longer be available.

Questions and answers

Who will be affected by this measure?

This measure will affect existing Pensioner Education Supplement recipients and those who may have intended to apply on or after 1 January 2015.

This measure does not affect customers’ primary income support payments.

Am I eligible for this measure?

This measure will stop an existing payment.

When will this measure start and finish?

This measure is effective from 1 January 2015.

Page last updated: 20 May 2016

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