Why did my student allowance stop?
If you have a break in your study of more than 3 weeks, your Student Loan and Student Allowance payments may stop.
Why has my Youth Allowance been suspended?
If you get Youth Allowance
Your parents or guardians need to provide their income by the date in the letter or we’ll suspend your payment. … If they still don’t provide their income details within the 13 weeks, you’ll then have to reapply.
How do I Unsuspend my Youth Allowance?
If we do suspend your payment, you can still do the review and, if eligible, we’ll restore your payment. However, if you don’t do the review within 14 days of your payment suspension, your payment will be cancelled. You may need to reapply if you want a student payment again.
Do you have to pay back student allowance if you fail?
Repaying your Student Allowance
If you’ve withdrawn and the course you failed was less than 32 weeks, you’ll need to pay the full amount back before the end date of the course.
How long does student allowance last?
If you’re under 40, you can get a Student Allowance for 200 weeks of tertiary study (around 5 years). If you’re over 40, you can get a Student Allowance for 120 weeks of tertiary study (around 3 years). This includes any weeks of Student Allowance you’ve had before.
Do Student Loans automatically pay?
Student loans and grants. Any financial aid you’ve been awarded through a student loan or grant will automatically go toward your tuition, fees and room and board.
If you don’t meet your mutual obligation requirements you may have your payment suspended and you could get a demerit. You’ll need to talk to your provider before your payment can start again. If they decide you don’t have a reasonable excuse they’ll give you a demerit but you won’t lose any money.
Can Youth Allowance be Cancelled?
You may be able to cancel your own payment online. This means you don’t need to visit a service centre or call us. Cancelling your payment is fast and easy and helps you avoid a debt.
How do I reapply for Youth Allowance?
Follow the next steps:
- Sign in to myGov and go to Centrelink.
- Select Make a claim or view claim status from your homepage.
- Select Get started from the Students, Trainees and Apprentices category.
- Select Youth Allowance for students and trainees.
- Answer the Eligibility check questions first.
Sign in to myGov and select Centrelink. Select MENU from your homepage. Select My details, then Personal and contact details and Manage study details. Your study details will show on the Study details page.
If you’re dependent and get Youth Allowance or ABSTUDY, we may need your parents’ or guardians’ income details each year. You may get part of your income support payment or Family Tax Benefit (Part A) early. This is an advance payment. You pay it back later out of your payments from us.
Can you save student allowance?
The Student Allowance is similar to the Student Loan living costs but you don’t have to pay it back. You do have to pay back the living costs, as it’s part of the Student Loan.
How much can your parents earn to get student allowance?
Income threshold and limits
If their joint earnings are more than $57,545.28 a year before tax, the rate you get for Student Allowance goes down. You can’t get a Student Allowance if their joint earnings while you study are more than: $99,792.43 if you live with them. $107,599.98 if you don’t live with them.
How much do students get paid?
If you’re a full-time student, you can get up to £9,250. If you’re studying an accelerated degree course, you could get up to £11,100.