- 16 to 21 and looking for full time work
- 18 to 24 and studying full time
- 16 to 24 and doing a full time Australian Apprenticeship
- 16 to 17 and independent or needing to live away from home to study
16 to 17, studying full time and have completed year 12 or equivalent.
Youth Allowance for students and apprentices If you’re 24 or younger and a student or Australian Apprentice studying full time, read how we can help. Youth Allowance for job seekers If you’re 21 or younger and looking for work, or temporarily unable to work, read how we can help.