The Student Assistance Scheme (STAS) Updates

The Student Assistance Scheme (otherwise known as STAS) is changing in 2021. 

If you are a current concession card holder (Centrelink Health Care Card, Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession card, or a Department of Veterans Affairs Pensioner Concession Card) you can apply using this STAS form 

You will receive a letter confirming the outcome of your application approximately 14 days after it is submitted. 

If you need access to a hard copy form, please contact your school, email: or phone 1800 827 055. 

Please note: if you are already receiving assistance, you don’t need to apply again.