Australia has social security agreements with several countries on the issue of « double coverage » for workers sent to work abroad. To benefit from these agreements, Australian employers who send workers abroad to work must apply to the IRS for a cover certificate. A comprehensive overview of political, economic and bilateral and regional trade agreements. Croatian authorities can inform you of the documents you provide. Note: In order to qualify for an Australian pension while living in Croatia, a person must have actually resided in Australia (working in Australia between the age of 16 and pension age) for at least 12 months. If you are applying for an Australian pension, you must complete an application form and provide documentation to prove your identity and periods of stay in Australia. DONE in two original copies at ZAGREB on this day of THIRTEENTH of MAY TWO THOUSAND AND THREE in English and Croatian, both texts are equally authoritarian. The agreement does not affect the treatment of diplomats and consular officials under the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic and Consular Relations. It is recommended to search the employee`s name in the Pre-requisite tab on the trade or tax agent portal. You need to change this app and attach the support document. This generates a new certificate with coverage reference number. When a person in Australia receives a pension under the agreement (because he or she does not meet the minimum residency requirements), the person benefits from the normal controlled pension reduced by the amount of the Croatian pension he also receives. The Croatian pension is charged on the rate of the Australian pension that the person would receive if he received only an Australian pension.
Marko Maria, president of the HGK Business Council for Economic Cooperation with Australia, said the Council`s main task was to strengthen relations and allow the exchange of experiences between companies in the two countries. If you receive an Australian pension in Australia, the Department of Human Services deposits it directly into your bank account every 2 weeks. Croatia is of course moving towards European countries as its main trading partners, but it is important that it diversify its economy, and one of the ideal destinations for this is Australia, Nam said, adding that there is a strong demand for quality services in their country and that this is an opportunity for Croatia. The Croats know their business partners very well, but the first phase of the business relationship is formal. FOR AUSTRALIA Neil Francis Australian Ambassador to Croatia for the Republic of Croatia Davorko Vidovic Minister of Labour and Social Affairs We will issue you a certificate based on the fact that you will continue to provide super-guaranteed contributions to Australia for staff.