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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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Adverse AAT decision art to redundancy and advice on question of law to appeal

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Preview AAT previous cases

AAT advice

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Exploitation by ex and life is difficult

Disgusting SSAT 16 1,158
ocf_emoticons/sad Preview AAT makes another sensible decision

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

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Preview SSAT decision - how do you prove it when yo…

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

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Preview Error of law petalz 3 1,581
Preview SSAT Annual report 2011-2012 Alessandro 3 1,094
Preview A Positively Surprising SSAT Outcome! Julco 17 4,080
Preview SSAT Decisions Julco 12 1,989
Preview SSAT Hearing this week! Julco 11 1,850
Preview SSAT and Allowable Business Expenses Julco 4 2,239
Preview Directions Hearing. Julco 3 1,822
Preview Statement of Financial Circumstances Julco 5 1,251
Preview Can a judge rule petalz 2 567
Preview Transferred assets Samai 7 2,122
Preview Aat - ssat - can a judge rule? petalz 1 677
Preview Appealing SSAT on an error of law sm10 7 5,848
ocf_emoticons/shocked Preview SSAT hearing for 2nd time

The SSAT hears a case, sets for 3 years, then hears again before 1 year later...

Paramour 2 1,278
ocf_emoticons/blush Preview Appealing SSAT Errors of Fact are errors at…

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.

Secretary SPCA 3 2,301
Preview Self Support amount taylor 5 2,297
Preview Social Security Appeals Tribunal for re-hea… taylor 5 1,488
Preview ERROR OF LAW taylor 5 1,662
Preview STAY Order Pending SSAT Appeal

Reference to schedule of the Act under which application is made

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Preview A Successful SSAT application strategy

Seeking advice on what content is applicable

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Preview AAT fee sm10 4 1,650
ocf_emoticons/blush Preview SSAT and CSA

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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ocf_emoticons/dry Preview Appeal from the SSAT is an appeal ONLY on a…

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.

Secretary SPCA 2 1,278
Preview DESTROYING DOCUMENTS Just not on 1 4,334
Preview First time to SSAT -what to expect? faith 2 1,409
Preview Compensation for Defective Administration s… ironzy12 5 4,354
Preview SSAT setting aside a very high percentage o…
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Preview SSAT decisions that can be appealed to the AAT Fairgo 1 2,189
Preview Changes to Pre-Hearings at SSAT

No longer mediated outcomes

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Preview Ex went against Court Orders thefrog 4 2,068
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CSA, SSAT and disclosure of information to other parties contrary to

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