ABSTUDY Policy Manual

Welcome to the ABSTUDY Policy Manual.

What does the Manual cover?

The ABSTUDY Policy Manual provides information on the means-tested living allowance and other benefits to eligible Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and apprentices.

ABSTUDY is delivered by the Department of Human Services' Centrelink Services. For further information:

Current Manual

View the 2017 ABSTUDY Policy Manual, effective from 1 January 2017, as...

Previous Manuals

2016 ABSTUDY Policy Manual, effective 1 July 2016 to 31 December 2016

2016 ABSTUDY Policy Manual, effective 8 February 2016 to 30 June 2016

2016 ABSTUDY Policy Manual, effective 4 January 2016 to 7 February 2016

2015 ABSTUDY Policy Manual, effective 1 July 2015 to 31 December 2015

2015 ABSTUDY Policy Manual, effective 1 January 2015 to 30 June 2015

2014 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

2013 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

2012 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

2011 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

2010 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

2009 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

2008 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

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2007 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

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2006 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

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2005 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

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2004 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

2003 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

2002 ABSTUDY Policy Manual

2001 ABSTUDY Policy Manual