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If you have moved house or changed your contact details you need to tell us within 2 weeks.
We will be closed over Easter and Anzac Day. Your reporting and/or payment dates may be affected over this time.
There will be changes to the way we assess applications for the early release of superannuation on compassionate grounds.
Need an income statement? Why wait on the phone or in the queue? Use the Express Plus Students app to get it.
You can ask us questions about your student payment on our Student Update Facebook Page.
We’re improving online! What you see when you connect with your Centrelink online account is changing.
Important update about the Schoolkids Bonus
As Parliament is yet to pass the legislation to end the Schoolkids Bonus, the January 2014 instalment has now been paid to eligible families and students. Payment of future instalments of the Schoolkids Bonus, including for July 2014, will depend on when the legislation is passed by Parliament. If you claim Family Tax Benefit as a lump sum at the end of the financial year, you will be paid the Schoolkids Bonus, if you're eligible, after we assess your claim and after your income has been confirmed. Read more about this important update