Department of Human Services updates to website following the 2014 Budget
From 1 July 2014 Disability Support Pension (DSP) recipients under 35 years of age with an assessed work capacity of eight or more hours a week, will be required to participate in activities that will help them find and keep a job. Eligible DSP recipients will be required to have a participation plan which includes compulsory activities with a focus on employment.
2014 Budget measures related to disability and carers.
Disability Support Pension – compulsory participation requirements for recipients aged under 35 years
Disability Support Pension – reduced portability
Disability Support Pension – review recipients aged under 35 years
Index Pension and Pension Equivalent Payments by the Consumer Price Index
Reset the Assets Test Deeming Rate Thresholds
Last Modified on 16 May 2014