Austudy and Youth Allowances

The Welfare Officer at Student Life can assist with some enquiries about Centrelink benefits. Appointments can be made on 9286 9891 or by dropping in to Nelson Campus, G83.

Students need to visit a Centrelink Office to access the full range of Austudy and Youth Allowance Services.

Important Centrelink contact phone numbers:

Appointments line 13 1021
Disability, Sickness and Carers 13 2717
Employment services 13 2850
Families 13 6150
International services 13 1673


13 2300
Youth and Students 13 2490
ABSTUDY 13 2317

Centrelink Multilingual service
Languages other than English

13 1202

TTY service 
for people who are deaf
or with a hearing or speech impairment

1800 810 586

Have your CRN (customer reference number) ready along with any other letters you want to talk about when you phone Centrelink. You may find it useful to list the questions you want to ask and have a pen and paper handy to take notes when you call.

Last modified: Friday, 2 September 2016, 11:21 AM