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Disability Pension Fortnightly Rates

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FORTNIGHTLY RATES EFFECTIVE 2 JANUARY 1997    
         

Disability pensions

OLD RATE NEW RATE SPOUSE RATE CHILD RATE
Special Rate $634.30 $634.30 $8.10 $2.75
Intermediate Rate $437.80 $437.80 $8.10 $2.75
E D A $360.90 $360.90    
General Rate        
100% $240.60 $240.60 $8.10 $2.75
95% $228.57 $228.57 $7.70 $2.61
90% $216.54 $216.54 $7.29 $2.48
85% $204.51 $204.51 $6.89 $2.34
80% $192.48 $192.48 $6.48 $2.20
75% $180.45 $180.45 $6.08 $2.06
70% $168.42 $168.42 $5.67 $1.93
65% $156.39 $156.39 $5.27 $1.79
60% $144.36 $144.36 $4.86 $1.65
55% $132.33 $132.33 $4.46 $1.51
50% $120.30 $120.30 $4.05 $1.38
45% $108.27 $108.27 $3.65 $1.24
40% $96.24 $96.24 $3.24 $1.10
35% $84.21 $84.21 $2.84 $0.96
30% $72.18 $72.18 $2.43 $0.83
25% $60.15 $60.15 $2.03 $0.69
20% $48.12 $48.12 $1.62 $0.55
15% $36.09 $36.09 $1.22 $0.41
10% $24.06 $24.06 $0.81 $0.28
         

War Defence Widow(er)’s Pension

OLD RATE NEW RATE    
Non Indexed $24.00 $24.00    
Indexed $346.40 $346.40    
Total Payment $370.40 $370.40    
         

Orphan's Pension

OLD RATE NEW RATE    
Single $58.40 $60.20    
Double $116.80 $120.40    
         

Specific Disability Amounts

OLD RATE NEW RATE    
Items 1-6 $393.70 $393.70    
Item 7 $131.30 $131.30    
Item 8 $88.70 $88.70    
Item 9 $76.20 $76.20    
Item 10 $76.20 $76.20    
Item 11 $38.00 $38.00    
Item 12 $19.90 $19.90    
Item 13 $38.00 $38.00    
Item 14 $19.90 $19.90    
Item 15 $29.50 $29.50