Social Security Point-in-Time Service Updates

Wednesday 28 February 2018 @ 3.59 p.m.

The Social Security Point-in-Time Service has been updated to include the amendments from the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card) Act 2018 (No. 3).

Act 3 of 2018

This Act amends section 124PF of the Social Security (Administration) Act 1999, which specifies that the cashless debit card trial will occur in up to three discrete locations, include no more than 10,000 people, and will end on 30 June 2018. The amendments made by this Act specify that the sites for the cashless debit card trial are East Kimberley and the Included Communities, Ceduna and the Surrounding Region and Goldfields. The amendments also extend the cashless debit card trial until 30 June 2019.

The amendments made by Act 3 of 2018 have been updated in the Point-in-Time Social Security Service current to 28 February 2018. (NB: Subscription required).

If you are not already a subscriber to this or other Point-in-Time Services then please contact us to find out more or to take a free trial