ICPA-NSW advocates for allowances that ensure rural and remote children are not disadvantaged in their pursuit of an education consistent with their city counterparts. Also, for an increase of existing allowances in line with the increase in the cost of boarding, transportation & living away from home.
ALLOWANCES PORTFOLIO REPORTS
Allowances Portfolio Reports to State Conferenceview
State and Federal Allowances — 2022
A comprehensive list of both Federal & State Allowances available for rural and remote families.view
Federal Tertiary Access Payment — APPLY NOW
A payment to help students with the cost of moving from outer regional or remote areas for tertiary study.view
School Drive Subsidy (SDS)
School Drive Subsidy (SDS) Link to Apply and to find all relevant information.view
Assistance for Isolated Children (AIC)
LINKS to information on Federal Government payment for parents & carers of children who are unable to access a local state school & who meet certain criteria.view
Tertiary Financial Assistance Available.
Tertiary Financial Assistance Links and Information for those students who wish to undertake a Higher Education course.view