Government Response to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee Inquiry into the TPI Payment (Special Rate of Disability Pension)

Good morning APPVA Members The Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee recently held an Inquiry into the Totally and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI) Payment (Special Rate of Disability Pension). The committee’s report was published on 1 July 2021, available from the Australian Parliament House website (click here to go to the site). The sole recommendation of the report was that “The committee recommends that the Australian Government consider an increase in the TPI payment”.