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.
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.
Reporting your income is quicker with our new online services.
Let us know if you’ve dropped a subject or stopped studying. Your payment may change.
If you’re getting a student payment, you may also choose to get the Student Start-up Loan.
If you or your partner get income from JobKeeper payment, you must report it to us if you also get an income support payment.
It might be hard to manage your money, but we’ve got some great advice.
This information was printed 22 May 2020 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/students-and-trainees. 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.