Assistance for Isolated Children (AIC)

The Assistance for Isolated Children (AIC) is a Federal Government payment for parents and carers of children who are unable to access a local state school and who meet certain criteria.

To be eligible for AIC, your child must meet certain living, age and study requirements. And meet one of the following:

  • is geographically isolated
  • has a disability or special education need
  • has no reasonable access to a government school.

To view eligibility criteria, follow this Link

To view payment types, rates and frequency, follow this Link 

For details on how to claim, follow this Link

To find out how to manage your payment with options and obligations, follow this Link