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Dependant

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term327458
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 01/03/2005
Community Services (retired), Standard 30/11/2007
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A dependant is defined as someone who lives in the primary care of parent(s), carer or guardian, is aged 24 years and under, and:

  • is studying full-time (ages 5 and over); and/or
  • is not in receipt of a pension, payment or benefit (e.g. Youth Allowance) or a Prescribed Education Scheme payment (e.g. ABSTUDY); and/or
  • has an annual income of no more than the amount specified by Centrelink for basic eligibility for Family Tax Benefit Part A.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this term

Centrelink 2005. A guide to Australian Government payments - 20 March to 30 June 2005.

Relational attributes

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Centrelink income unit type code N Housing assistance, Standard 01/03/2005

Household—household group Housing assistance, Retired 10/02/2006

Income unit Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017
Community Services (retired), Standard 31/08/2007

Income unit Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Person (income unit member)—relationship to reference person (income unit) Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Person—relationship to reference person (household) (community services), code N{.N[N]} Community Services (retired), Superseded 29/04/2006

Public rental housing DSS 2013-14 Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Public rental housing DSS 2014-17 Housing assistance, Superseded 19/12/2017

Public rental housing DSS 2017- Housing assistance, Standard 19/12/2017

Relationship to household reference person code NN Community Services (retired), Superseded 27/04/2007

Relationship to household reference person code NN Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2013-14 Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2014-17 Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2017- Housing assistance, Standard 19/12/2017

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