Assistance for Isolated Children Scheme

A group of payments for parents and carers of children who can't go to a local government school because of geographical isolation, disability or special needs.

Eligibility basics

  • your child meets the living, age and study requirements, and
  • is geographically isolated
  • has a disability or special education need, or
  • has no reasonable access to a government school
On 26 March 2019, the Australian Government announced the Flood Education Supplement. It’s a one-off $1000 payment to help isolated families affected by the flood in North Queensland with education and related costs. Read more about the Flood Education Supplement.

Page last updated: 28 March 2019