ABSTUDY Living Allowance
A fortnightly payment to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians with living costs while studying or training.
You can get ABSTUDY Living Allowance if you’re an eligible student or Australian Apprentice.
The amount of ABSTUDY Living Allowance you can get depends on certain circumstances.
If you can get ABSTUDY Living Allowance, who we pay it to depends on your circumstances. We’ll let you know who we’ll pay Living Allowance to when you claim.
Page last updated: 13 January 2020
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