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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

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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 1,505
Preview SSAT Annual report 2011-2012 Alessandro 3 1,040
Preview A Positively Surprising SSAT Outcome! Julco 17 3,890
Preview SSAT Decisions Julco 12 1,834
Preview SSAT Hearing this week! Julco 11 1,744
Preview SSAT and Allowable Business Expenses Julco 4 2,162
Preview Directions Hearing. Julco 3 1,758
Preview Statement of Financial Circumstances Julco 5 1,179
Preview Can a judge rule petalz 2 503
Preview Transferred assets Samai 7 1,954
Preview Aat - ssat - can a judge rule? petalz 1 618
Preview Appealing SSAT on an error of law sm10 7 5,754
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...

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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.

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Preview Self Support amount taylor 5 2,215
Preview Social Security Appeals Tribunal for re-hea… taylor 5 1,415
Preview ERROR OF LAW taylor 5 1,582
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 1,571
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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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 1,213
Preview DESTROYING DOCUMENTS Just not on 1 4,293
Preview First time to SSAT -what to expect? faith 2 1,346
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Preview SSAT decisions that can be appealed to the AAT Fairgo 1 2,143
Preview Changes to Pre-Hearings at SSAT

No longer mediated outcomes

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Preview Ex went against Court Orders thefrog 4 1,996
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CSA, SSAT and disclosure of information to other parties contrary to

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