Social Security (Alternative Arrangement for Overseas Pensions) Amendment Regulations 2002

  • revoked
  • Social Security (Alternative Arrangement for Overseas Pensions) Amendment Regulations 2002: revoked, on 26 November 2018, pursuant to regulation 295(2) of the Social Security Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/202).

Reprint as at 26 November 2018

Social Security (Alternative Arrangement for Overseas Pensions) Amendment Regulations 2002

(SR 2002/118)

Social Security (Alternative Arrangement for Overseas Pensions) Amendment Regulations 2002: revoked, on 26 November 2018, pursuant to regulation 295(2) of the Social Security Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/202).

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this eprint. See the notes at the end of this eprint for further details.

These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Social Development.

Pursuant to section 132C of the Social Security Act 1964, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title

(1)

These regulations are the Social Security (Alternative Arrangement for Overseas Pensions) Amendment Regulations 2002.

(2)

In these regulations, the Social Security (Alternative Arrangement for Overseas Pensions) Regulations 19961 are called “the principal regulations”.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 1 July 2002.

3 Category of eligible overseas pensioners

Regulation 6 of the principal regulations is amended by revoking paragraph (b), and substituting the following paragraph:

(b)

is entitled to receive or receives an overseas pension paid by, or on behalf of, any 1 (but not more than 1) of the following:

(i)

the Government of the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland:

(ii)

the Government of Australia:

(iii)

the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands:

(iv)

the Government of the Republic of Ireland.

Diane Wilderspin,

Acting for Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 1 July 2002, amend the Social Security (Alternative Arrangement for Overseas Pensions) Regulations 1996 (the principal regulations). They extend the list of countries from which overseas pensioners can receive pensions under alternative arrangements set out in the principal regulations. At present, alternative arrangements can be made only in respect of pensions received from the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland.

Under these regulations, alternative arrangements will also be able to be entered into with respect to pensions received from Australia, the Netherlands, and the Republic of Ireland.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 16 May 2002.

Eprint notes
1 General

This is an eprint of the Social Security (Alternative Arrangement for Overseas Pensions) Amendment Regulations 2002 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 About this eprint

This eprint is not an official version of the legislation under section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012.

3 Amendments incorporated in this eprint

Social Security Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/202): regulation 295(2)

1 SR 1996/317