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Financial Assistance

To assist families with the payment of contributions and charges, the Department of Education offers financial assistance to parents and guardians who are holders of a Centrelink Family Health Care Card, Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card or a Veterans’ Affairs Pensioner Concession Card.

Education Program Allowance*

It is made up of two allowances:

  • The Education Program Allowance (EPA) – paid directly to the school
  • The Clothing Allowance (CLA) – paid to the applicant, or the school.

2019_SAS Public School Education Program Allowance form

Please note families who have applied for Abstudy are not eligible to apply for this allowance.

Abstudy Supplement Allowance*

A supplement amount is available to families who have already received the Abstudy school allowance from Centrelink.

2019_SAS Public School Abstudy Supplement Assistance form

* Application forms for both allowances are to be completed at the school during Term 1 only.