Social Security (Special Disability Trust Beneficiary Requirements) (FaCSIA) Nomination of Agreement 2006

The Social Security (Special Disability Trust Beneficiary Requirements) (FaCSIA) Nomination of Agreement 2006 (the Instrument) is made under subsection 1209M(3) of the Social Security Act 1991 (the Act). The purpose of the Instrument is for Secretary of the Department of Families, Communities and Indigenous Affairs, or the Secretary’s delegate, to nominate an Agreement for the purposes of subparagraph 1209M(2)(b)(ii); that is, one of the possible ways for a trust to qualify as a special disability trust is if the beneficiary lives in an institution, hostel or group home in which care is provided for people with disabilities and for which funding is provided (in whole or part) under an agreement nominated by the Secretary under this Instrument.

The Instrument is a legislative instrument for the purposes of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003.

This instrument commences on 20 September 2006.

Content Updated: 10 July 2012