Compensation Preclusion Period

What is the Centrelink compensation preclusion period?1 A compensation preclusion period test will be applied to applicants for social security benefits who have received/ will receive compensation for injuries etc that have forced them out of the workforce. The extent of the preclusion period is calculated according to publicised criteria that can be found on the Services Australia website. The preclusion applies to benefits paid by Centrelink or the DVA. [...]