The common requirements are that:
(a) the person is not an aged care resident, and is not taken to be an aged care resident for the purposes of the Rate Calculator concerned; and
(b) the person is not an ineligible homeowner; and
(c) the person pays, or is liable to pay, rent, other than Government rent, in respect of a period in respect of premises in Australia; and
(d) the person's fortnightly rent is more than the rent threshold amount (see section 1070T).