COVID-19 ALERT LEVEL UPDATES
Note: Where possible communicate with the Authority by email using this address: SSAA@justice.govt.nz Please see COVID-19 Alert Level protocols below:
COVID-19 Level 1 protocol for the Social Security Appeal Authority [PDF, 69 KB]
COVID-19 Regional Alert protocols for the Social Security Appeal Authority [PDF, 74 KB]
You can appeal to the Social Security Appeal Authority to review a decision made by the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) about your benefit.
The Authority hears appeals about decisions made by the:
Before you send your appeal to the Authority, your case must have been heard by the Ministry of Social Development's Benefits Review Committee.
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