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Income support income limits 1 January 2016

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 Old rateNew RateDifference
Income support income limits20/09/201501/01/2016 
Income free area Fortnightly 
Single$162.00$162.00$0.00
Partnered (combined), including illness separated and respite care$288.00$288.00$0.00
Additional amount for dependent children (transitional only)$24.60$24.60$0.00
    
Income Limit at which SP/AP ceases (non-transitional)   
SP with no Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,896.00$1,896.00$0.00
Partnered - combined$2,902.00$2,902.00$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$3,756.00$3,756.00$0.00
SP with Maximum Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$2,154.80$2,154.80$0.00
Partnered - combined$3,145.60$3,145.60$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$4,273.60$4,273.60$0.00
    
Income Limit at which ISS ceases (non-transitional)   
ISS with no Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,867.80$1,867.80$0.00
Partnered - combined$2,859.60$2,859.60$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$3,699.60$3,699.60$0.00
ISS with Maximum Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$2,126.60$2,126.60$0.00
Partnered - combined$3,103.20$3,103.20$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$4,217.20$4,217.20$0.00
    
Income Limit at which SP/AP ceases (transitional)   
SP with no Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,990.75$1,990.75$0.00
Partnered - combined$3,238.00$3,238.00$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$3,945.50$3,945.50$0.00
Additional amount per dependent child$24.60$24.60$0.00
SP with Maximum Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$2,314.25$2,314.25$0.00
Partnered - combined$3,542.50$3,542.50$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$4,592.50$4,592.50$0.00
Additional amount per dependent child$24.60$24.60$0.00
    
Income Limit at which ISS ceases (transitional)   
ISS with no Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,955.50$1,955.50$0.00
Partnered - combined$3,185.00$3,185.00$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$3,875.00$3,875.00$0.00
Additional amount per dependent child$24.60$24.60$0.00
ISS with Maximum Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$2,279.00$2,279.00$0.00
Partnered - combined$3,489.50$3,489.50$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$4,522.00$4,522.00$0.00
Additional amount per dependent child$24.60$24.60$0.00
    
Income at which minimum payment paid (non-transitional) Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,798.60$1,798.60$0.00
Partnered - combined$2,755.20$2,755.20$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$3,561.20$3,561.20$0.00
    
Income at which minimum payment paid (transitional) Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,869.00$1,869.00$0.00
Partnered - combined$3,054.50$3,054.50$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$3,702.00$3,702.00$0.00
Additional amount per dependent child$24.60$24.60$0.00
    
Adjusted Income at which ISS reduces (non-transitional) Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,348.00$1,348.00$0.00
Partnered - combined$1,820.00$1,820.00$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$2,660.00$2,660.00$0.00
    
Adjusted Income at which ISS reduces (transitional) Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,305.75$1,305.75$0.00
Partnered - combined$1,885.50$1,885.50$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$2,575.50$2,575.50$0.00
Additional amount per dependent child$24.60$24.60$0.00
    
Adjusted income (excl WWP) at which ISS ceases (non-transitional)   
ISS with no Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,001.10$1,001.10$0.00
Partnered - combined$1,992.90$1,992.90$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$2,832.90$2,832.90$0.00
ISS with Maximum Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,259.90$1,259.90$0.00
Partnered - combined$2,236.50$2,236.50$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$3,350.50$3,350.50$0.00
    
Adjusted income (excl WWP) at which ISS ceases (transitional)   
ISS with no Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,088.80$1,088.80$0.00
Partnered - combined$2,318.30$2,318.30$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$3,008.30$3,008.30$0.00
Additional amount per dependent child$24.60$24.60$0.00
ISS with Maximum Rent Assistance Fortnightly 
Not a Member of a Couple$1,412.30$1,412.30$0.00
Partnered - combined$2,622.80$2,622.80$0.00
Illness Separated - combined$3,655.30$3,655.30$0.00
Additional amount per dependent child$24.60$24.60$0.00