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

An increase to the rate of Austudy was announced in the Budget, starting from 20 September 2023. It’s subject to legislation. We’ll let you know more soon.

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: 18 April 2023.
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