New International Social Security Agreements
A new Social Security Agreement with India was signed on 18 November 2014 but is not yet in force.
The Agreement covers:
- For Australia: Age Pension; and
- For India: old-age and survivors’ pensions for employed persons; and
- the Permanent Total Disability pension for employed persons.
The Agreement also contains provisions to avoid double coverage for temporarily seconded workers.
The text of the Agreement is available.