1.1.P.100 Prescribed educational scheme


For the purposes of FA, prescribed educational scheme has the same meaning as under the SSAct, and consists of payments under the following schemes:

  • the means tested components of the ABSTUDY scheme including:
    • living allowance,
    • the additional amount of Group 2 school fees allowance that is subject to the parental income test,
  • the Veterans' Children Education Scheme,
  • the scheme to provide education and training under Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004 section 258, and
  • the Post-Graduate Awards Scheme.

Act reference: SSAct section 5(1)-'prescribed educational scheme'

Last reviewed: 5 November 2018