1.1.C.70 Category 1 student (SFSS)

Note

No new financial supplement loans are available from 1 January 2004.

For existing loans, a person's loan repayment arrangements will continue unchanged. Remaining loans will be collected via the taxation system.

The following SFSS guideline references remain for historical purposes.

Definition

For the purposes of the SFSS, a Category 1 student is a tertiary student who qualifies for:

  • the general rate of YA as a full-time student, OR
  • PES or Austudy as a full-time or concessional study-load student (1.1.C.290).

Act reference: SSAct Chapter 2B Student Financial Supplement Scheme

Policy reference: SS Guide 1.1.C.80 Category 2 student (SFSS)

Last reviewed: 12 August 2019