ABSTUDY Fares Allowance
Helps with travel costs between your home and place of study if you get ABSTUDY and need to live away from home.
If you get Youth Allowance, Austudy or Pensioner Education Supplement, you may get a different type of Fares Allowance.
If you're from a boarding school or hostel, you should read about ABSTUDY fares allowance for boarding schools and hostels.
To get Fares Allowance you must be eligible for ABSTUDY. If you’re eligible we’ll pay the actual costs of travel.
Page last updated: 1 December 2020
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