Financial help if you're 25 or older and studying or an Australian Apprentice.

Cost of Living Payment

We’ve started making the one-off Cost of Living Payment. You don’t need to do anything. Read more about the payment.

To get this you must be:

  • 25 or older
  • a full time student in an approved course or Australian Apprenticeship
  • under the income test limits.

Read the full conditions under who can get it.

Page last updated: 10 December 2021