Liquid Assets Waiting Period for Centrelink Allowances

What is the Liquid Assets Waiting Period test? 1 The Liquid Assets Waiting Period (LAWP) is a period that you must wait before being paid an allowance (Newstart, Sickness and Youth Training), if you have ‘liquid’ funds above the threshold. The maximum LAWP is 13 weeks and is applied from the date that your employment ceased. Liquid assets are any readily available funds, including those of your partner, which you [...]