You were working in Australia before or you are intending to emigrate to Australia? You are an Australian national working in Germany now? Perhaps you are wondering how your work in different countries will affect your pension in the future since there are different social security systems in Australia and Germany.
Although that is correct, we can reassure you. Germany and Australia have concluded an agreement to absorb possible disadvantages for you. This brochure informs you about the details of the Social Security Agreement between Germany and Australia, its effects on German Law and the claims you have in Australia. Please feel free to contact us at any time in case of further questions.
This brochure was prepared with great care. Nevertheless, we cannot assume liability for the correctness of the information with regard to foreign law. Please contact in each case the locally competent bodies to receive binding information on a point of law. Our brochure also offers you all information in English. The German version, however, shall be only legally binding for German Law.