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5.2 Remote Area Allowance (RAA)


This chapter outlines the eligibility requirements and payment arrangements for Remote Area Allowance (RAA[glossary:):].

This chapter contains the following sections:

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Remote Area Allowance

Chapter 9.7 Statutory Increases

Remote area allowance is a supplementary payment added to the rate of income support pension where the pensioner's usual place of residence is situated in a remote area, and where the pensioner is physically present in the remote area.