There are things you need to do while you’re getting Youth Allowance as a student or an Australian Apprentice.
In this section
How much you or your partner earn affects your payment. We need to know what you and your partner earn so we pay you the right amount.
Change of circumstances
You must tell us if things change as it may affect your Youth Allowance payment.
Travelling outside Australia
To get your payment while outside Australia, you must remain eligible for Youth Allowance.
Annual parental income test reassessment
If you're dependent and get Youth Allowance or ABSTUDY, we may need your parents’ or guardians’ income details each year.
Online review of study details
We may send a letter to your myGov inbox asking you to do an online review of your study details.
Cancelling your payment online
You may be able to cancel your own payment online. This means you don’t need to visit a service centre or call us. Cancelling your payment is fast and easy and helps you avoid a debt.
Veteran Payment and your compensation claim affects your Income Support Payment
Information to help you make a choice between Veteran Payment and your income support payment.