Financial help if you’re 24 or younger and studying, an Australian Apprentice, looking for work or sick.
- 16 to 21 and looking for full time work, or
- 18 to 24 and studying full time, or
- 16 to 24 and a full time Australian Apprentice, or
- 16 to 17 and independent or needing to live away from home to study
Financial help if you're 25 or older and studying or an Australian Apprentice.
- you're at least 25 years old, and
- a full time student in an approved course, Australian Apprenticeship or traineeship, and
- you're under the income and assets test limits
A group of payments for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students or apprentices.
- you're an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Australian, and
- in an approved course, Australian Apprenticeship or traineeship, and
- not getting another payment to study or train
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.
- 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
New improvements to Payment and Service Finder
We’ve separated our Payment and Service Finder tool so you can get the information you need faster.
Keep your personal details safe from scammers
In Scams Awareness Week, we remind you to be wary of scammers pretending to be from trusted organisations, like Centrelink.
A better way to navigate our website
We’re making it easier to find the information you need.
Sam can answer your questions online!
Meet Sam, the online virtual assistant ready to answer your questions.
5 changes you need to tell us about
Tell us about changes to make sure you’re paid the right amount.
Changes to the way you sign in to the Centrelink Express Plus mobile app
You’ll need to use your myGov sign in details to sign in. Before you set this up, it’s important you save documents in your vault you want to keep.