This definition applies to all payments. It applies when an income support recipient requests an exemption for an income stream (1.1.I.70) product from the new income stream rules which came into effect from 20 September 1998.
An income support recipient has been caused significant disadvantage in relation to the treatment of their income stream if their:
Explanation: The amount is:
Act reference: SSAct Schedule 1A clause 120A Amendments relating to treatment of income streams
Policy reference: SS Guide 188.8.131.52 History of the Treatment of Income Streams
Last reviewed: 13 May 2013