Students and trainees
Payments and services if you’re a student, trainee or an Australian Apprentice.
Financial help if you’re 24 or younger and a student or Australian Apprentice.
Check to see if you’re eligible for other support:
- use Payment and Service Finder to find, estimate and compare payments, and locate services
- view all payments for students and trainees.
Information to help you choose your next adventure if you’re about to or have just finished school.
If you’re an Australian Apprentice, you may be eligible for payment or some extra help.
There’s information, payments and services available if you’re between 15 and 24 and becoming independent from your parents or carer.
We can help if you're an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Australian looking for work. We can also help if you want to study or train to find a job.
Working while you study is straightforward when you can report your income online.
If you’re 15 or older you can get your own Medicare card. It’s a good idea to have one of your own.
If the bushfires have affected you, we have payments and services to help.
Everybody’s situation is different. See if you can get a student payment when comparing your circumstances.
It might be hard to manage your money, but we’ve got some great advice.