You can get the allowance if you’re either a:
- secondary school student
- tertiary student
- secondary student not at a secondary school, for example, studying year 11 or 12 at a TAFE.
You can get the allowance for a return trip to the following places:
- between your home and place of study
- to a location other than your home or place of study, if it’s on your usual route.
A dependent traveller, supervisor or travelling companion can also get it if they travel with you.