Who can get it

You must be a tertiary student living away from home to study to get Fares Allowance.

You must also get 1 of these payments:

You must also be 1 of these:

You can also get Fares Allowance if both of the following applied to you during the study year:

Secondary students and Australian Apprentices can’t get Fares Allowance.

Next: What we pay it for

If you’re eligible, you can get Fares Allowance for the following situations.

Page last updated: 31 January 2020