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
Applications close Thursday 1 April 2021.
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