Education and training providers

Information, support and resources about student payments you can share with students.

What students can do online

Most students can self manage certain transactions through our different channels.

Students can use their Centrelink online account through myGov or the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app to:

  • claim student payments
  • report employment income
  • update address details
  • request income statements
  • claim an advance payment
  • submit documents

Information you can share with students

You can read all our information about student payments on our website.

Don’t forget, you can use the ‘customise and print’ feature on our website. This means you can create your own brochure of information from our main student pages.

We also have some student and general information available to order as printed products. You can order these publications online. View our order products page for more information or to place an order.

We update our publications as needed. You can read the most up to date information on our website. Remember to bookmark pages you access regularly.

Tools and services to help you

There are a range of tools and services available for education and training providers.

Follow our Student Update Facebook and Twitter accounts. You can ask general questions and get updates about payments and services. You can also share information through your own channels.

Subscribe to our eNewsletters for students and trainees or community groups. The newsletters highlight changes, important updates and timely reminders.

For more information about payments, you can also view these videos on our YouTube channel:

We also have online guides for more information on:

For current payment rates you can download A Guide to Australian Government Payments, updated quarterly.

ABSTUDY resources for community groups, including the ABSTUDY eKit, can help you share information about ABSTUDY.

Payment and Service Finder helps you find, estimate and compare payments and services.

The Study Assist website has information for students. It covers government assistance for financing tertiary study.

The online estimators let students estimate or compare payments on current or proposed circumstances.

Australian businesses can securely exchange documents and information with us using the Centrelink Information Exchange Service.

Student Regional Area Search service can determine whether a student or their family live in a regional or remote area.

The Education Institutions eService helps you determine ABSTUDY assistance online.

Page last updated: 4 July 2018