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SSAT - Social Security Appeals Tribunal

The Tribunal is the first level of external review of decisions made by Centrelink about social security, family assistance, education or training payments. From 1 January 2007, the Tribunal will also be the first level of external review of most decisions made by the Child Support Agency.
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Exploitation by ex and life is difficult

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The Child Support system needs a shake up, needs some common sense and to borrow a phrase, some social heart.

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SSAT, CSA and the merry-go-round of uncertainty

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Preview A Positively Surprising SSAT Outcome! Julco 17 3,762
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Preview SSAT and Allowable Business Expenses Julco 4 2,114
Preview Directions Hearing. Julco 3 1,720
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Preview Can a judge rule petalz 2 479
Preview Transferred assets Samai 7 1,880
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The SSAT hears a case, sets for 3 years, then hears again before 1 year later...

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The only right of review of a decision of the SSAT is an appeal on a question of law to the courts Most significantly, such an appeal does not allow for a review on the merits. As a result, it is important for the Tribunal to provide appropriate reasons.

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Preview STAY Order Pending SSAT Appeal

Reference to schedule of the Act under which application is made

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Seeking advice on what content is applicable

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We did not recieve any response from the other party, are we supposed to?

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Preview Auscript Transcripts - SSAT Appeals


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Appeal from decision of SSAT Tribunal found to have properly considered the relevant period for the departure application otherwise appeal found not to be an appeal on a question of law appeal dismissed.

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No longer mediated outcomes

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CSA, SSAT and disclosure of information to other parties contrary to

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set aside

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