Claim for ABSTUDY Student or Australian Apprentice in lawful custody form (SY022)

Use this form if you are a student or Australian Apprentice who’s in lawful custody and wants to claim ABSTUDY.

Download and complete the Claim for ABSTUDY Student or Australian Apprentice in lawful custody form.

This form can also be completed by a third party claiming money back for essential course costs.

Lawful custody is defined as imprisoned or detained in a corrective institution, remand centre or youth training centre for more than 2 weeks.

With your claim, you must also submit the ABSTUDY Lawful Custody Allowance claim for reimbursement form (SY108).

This PDF is fillable. You can fill it out on your device, or print it and complete it by hand.

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Page last updated: 13 January 2022