(1AA) The rate of mobility allowance is a daily rate worked out by dividing the fortnightly rate by 14.
(1) The fortnightly rate of mobility allowance for a person who qualifies for the allowance under section 1035 is $50.50.
(1A) The fortnightly rate of mobility allowance for a person who qualifies for the allowance under section 1035A is $100.
(2) A person's mobility allowance rate is nil if:
(a) the person has received mobility allowance advance under section 1045; and
(b) the person's advance payment period has not ended.
Note: The rate of mobility allowance is indexed annually in line with CPI increases (see sections 1191 to 1194).
(3) In this section:
"advance payment period" , in relation to a person, means the period of:
(a) 26 weeks; or
(b) if section 1044A applies--such number of days as is provided for in that section;
that starts at the beginning of the advance entitlement period.