The Student Assistance Scheme (STAS) Updates

October 2021 The Student Assistance Scheme (otherwise known as STAS) was changed and broadened to provide more assistance to families in 2021

If you are a current concession card holder (Centrelink Health Care Card, Low Income Health Care Card, 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.