Students and trainees
Payments and services if you’re a student, trainee or an Australian Apprentice.
Financial help if you’re 24 or younger and a student or Australian Apprentice.
A group of payments for parents and carers of children who can't go to a local state school. This could be because of geographical isolation, disability or special needs.
A payment to help students with the cost of moving from outer regional or remote areas for tertiary study.
Check to see if you’re eligible for other support:
- use Payment and Service Finder to find, estimate and compare payments, and locate services
- view all payments for students and trainees.
Information to help you choose your next adventure if you’re about to or have just finished school.
If you’re an Australian Apprentice, you may be eligible for payment or some extra help.
There’s information, payments and services available if you’re between 15 and 24 and becoming independent from your parents or carer.
We can help if you're an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Australian looking for work. We can also help if you want to study or train to find a job.
How to know which one you are, plus how coronavirus (COVID-19) has impacted independence.
You need to tell us if you separate from your partner as it may affect your payment.
If you get a student payment from us, you might be eligible for help to cover travel costs.
We’re contacting class action group members with details of the proposed settlement and what to do if they object.
Studying or doing an apprenticeship? Our video covers the top 5 things you need to know about claiming a student payment.
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