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Applications for the Additional Assistance Payment Scheme (AAPS) are now closed and initial assessments have commenced. No further applications will be accepted.

Requests for additional information in relation to you application will not be accepted after 14 December 2018, which is the deadline provided by notice under the legislation. See NSW Government Gazette (page 4).

For further information on what happens next, see the Additional Assistance Payment Scheme page.

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The Amendment Regulation and Notices have now been published on the NSW Legislation website. Visit the following links for further information:

  • Applications for Additional Assistance Payments Scheme close on 1 October 2018. No late applications will be accepted. Applications for Transitional Assistance Payments (TAP – P2)  close on 1 October 2018.