Centrelink is a government organisation that provides financial assistance to eligible students. You may be eligible for:

Food and material aid

Accommodation and housing

Other support

Money management

  • National Debt Helpline – call 1800 007 007 to talk to a financial counsellor about debt problems and solutions or find information on the website
  • No Interest Loans (NILs) – loans for individuals and families on low incomes for essential goods and services
  • Money Smart – information and tools to help you budget and save, as well as information on debt management and financial counselling
  • Saver Plus – a financial education program for individuals and families on a tight budget to develop life-long savings habits

Need help?

If you need assistance understanding what financial supports you may be eligible for, please book a free financial welfare advice appointment.