How your student payment changes when you turn 22
You become independent for Youth Allowance and ABSTUDY Living Allowance on the day you turn 22.
It’s time to give us your 2022-23 family income estimate
We need this so you get the right amount of Family Tax Benefit (FTB) and Child Care Subsidy (CCS) from 1 July.
Easter 2022 public holiday closures
We’re closed over Easter. We want to help you plan so you still get paid.
Stop scams by speaking up
It’s Scams Awareness Week. Help protect people against scams by talking about them.
Update your study details at census time
If you get Youth Allowance, ABSTUDY or Austudy and your study plans are changing, let us know. This can help you avoid a debt.
Moving to study? The Tertiary Access Payment could help
You could get up to $5,000 if you’re from a regional or remote area and moving to study this year.
Avoid your Austudy claim getting rejected
Here’s the top 3 reasons your claim may get rejected, and how to avoid them.
Student Start-up Loan is extra money while you study
Getting Youth Allowance, Austudy or ABSTUDY Living Allowance? Borrow up to $2,264 extra each year to help cover costs.
Grandparent, foster and kinship carers can get help from advisers
We have advisers who give information about payments and support to non-parent carers.
Studying this year? Budgeting can help you manage your money
We have tools to help you budget while you’re studying or training.