SECONDARY ASSISTANCE SCHEME
The Secondary Assistance Scheme is available to parents/guardians with children enrolled in secondary schooling who hold an eligible concession card. The Secondary Assistance Scheme comprises of an Education Program Allowance which is paid to the school and a Clothing Allowance that is paid to the parent.
Students in Years 7 to 12 may be eligible for up to $350 comprising of:
$115 Clothing Allowance
$235 Educational Program Allowance
To be eligible parents or guardians must hold one of the following cards:
Department of Human Services (Centrelink) Health Care Card
Department of Human Services (Centrelink) Pensioner Concession Card
Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card
Application forms for the Secondary Assistance Scheme for 2022 are now available. Applications close Friday 8 April 2022. No late applications will be accepted.
Completed Secondary Assistance Scheme application forms must be sent via post to:
Financial Planning and Resources
Department of Education
151 Royal Street
EAST PERTH WA 6004