Family home location
Where your family home is determines if you can get a Relocation Scholarship and your payment rate in your second and third years of study.
What family home means
- a dependent student, it’s the current home address of your parent or guardian
- an independent student, it’s the address where you lived 6 months before you started your course.
Check if an area is rural or remote
Use the Student Regional Area Search tool to find out if your family home is in a regional, remote or city area.
You can also use this tool to check what kind of area your course campus is in.
Page last updated: 12 November 2019
This information was printed 21 January 2021 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/relocation-scholarship/who-can-get-it/family-home-location. It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.