Pre-school to Year 12 expenses

2.1 Pre-school to Year 12 expenses

Benefits Per financial year:

  • $500 per child for pre-kindy, kindy and pre-primary students
  • $2,000 per child for primary school students
  • $3,000 per child for high school students

Eligibility A dependent child listed on the IBN child register. Children who reach the age of 16 may
apply for membership of IBN and receive education benefits in their own name.

AVAILABLE items
  • School fees – enrolment and tuition
  • Laptop or iPad/tablet and printers
  • Computing supplies – computer bags,
    software, warranties and repairs, ink cartridges
  • Textbooks, school bag and general supplies
  • Uniforms, sports clothing and shoes
  • School bus Multiriders
  • School canteen lunch accounts
  • Equipment – sporting items,
    musical instruments
  • School photographs
  • School activities – such as excursions,
    camps, Country Week, school balls
  • Extracurricular/after school activities – such as
    fees for after school programs, extra tutoring,
    sports club, music and swimming lessons
  • Bicycles and scooters.
Items NOT available
  • Computing devices and printers are not available for pre-kindy, kindy and pre-primary students.
  • Fuel.
Conditions
  • ABSTUDY is NOT a condition of this program, but eligible students are encouraged to apply.
  • Eligible students must access government Student Travel Subsidies where available.
  • Parents and legal carers are required to allow IBN to obtain school progress reports.
Supporting documents
  • Program application form 2.1
  • Proof of enrolment
  • Supplier invoices or quotes showing payment details
  • Other – see application form
Application Processing Time

Up to 10 working days once all the documents have been received by IBN.

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