(1) The Secretary may, on behalf of the Commonwealth, enter into a written agreement with a body corporate under which the Commonwealth makes one or more grants of money to the body for the following purposes:
(a) encouraging understanding of, and knowledge about, the rights of recipients and potential recipients of * aged care services on the part of people who are, or may become:
(i) care recipients; or
(ii) people caring for care recipients; or
(iii) people who provide aged care services;
or on the part of the general community;
(b) enabling care recipients to exercise those rights;
(c) providing free, independent and confidential advocacy services in relation to those rights to people:
(i) who are, or may become, care recipients; or
(ii) who are representatives of care recipients.
A grant of money under this subsection is an advocacy grant .
(2) An * advocacy grant is payable to a body:
(a) at such time as is specified in the agreement; and
(b) in full or in such instalments as are specified in the agreement.