Austudy or ABSTUDY

You may be eligible for these concessions because you receive either:

Cost of Living Concession

Helps people on low or fixed incomes with household costs such as council rates, electricity or medical bills.

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Emergency Services Levy

Home owners may be eligible to receive a remission on the Emergency Services Levy (ESL) for their principal place of residence.

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Help with the cost of energy bills for people on low or fixed incomes.

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Funeral AssistanceSA

Provides a basic funeral for people who were on a low or fixed income.

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Medical heating and cooling

Assists those on a fixed or low income who have a clinically verified medical condition that requires the frequent use of heating or cooling in the home.

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Public transport

Free or concession travel on public transport.

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Residential parks scheme

A single combined concession to help with energy, water and sewerage bills for people who live in a residential or caravan park.

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Water and sewerage rates

Help with water and sewerage rates for people on low or fixed incomes.

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