Faisal Bakhtiar, Senior Lawyer, Victoria Legal Aid
Rosalinda Casamento, Senior Lawyer, Victoria Legal Aid
Olympia Sarrinikolaou, Victoria Legal Aid
Centrelink is a branch of the Victorian Government Department of Health and Human Services that administers social welfare payments provided by the Australian Government. This system is known as social security.
This section includes the following topics:
- Introduction and key legislation
- Allowances and payments
- Compulsory income management
- Concession cards
- International agreements
- Compensation and damages payments
- Income tax
- Social security appeals process
- More information
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