Apprentice Kits & Tools For Your Trade
Tools For Your Trade Scheme 2011
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You could be eligible for $5500 from the Australian Government over the life of your
The new Tools For Your Trade payment was announced in the 2009-10 federal Budget.
It combines three existing initiatives previously available to Australian Apprentices, the
Tools For Your Trade voucher, Apprenticeship Wage Top]Up and the Commonwealth Trade
The new payment from the government will be delivered as five tax exempt cash payments
totalling $3,800 over the life of the Australian Apprenticeship. Payments will be made as
• $800 payable after three months.
• $1000 payable after 12 months.
• $1000 payable after 24 months.
• $1200 payable after 36 months.
• $1500 payable upon successful completion.
Part time Australian Apprentices or Australian School]based Apprentices, will also
receive the first payment once they have completed three months of training. Subsequent
payments will be paid after 24, 48, 72 months and upon successful completion. If an
Australian Apprentice successfully completes their Australian Apprenticeship earlier than
the proposed completion date specified on the training contract, the Australian Apprentice
may be eligible to receive any remaining payments that would have been owed to them.
The new Tools For Your Trade payment will be available to Australian Apprentices
• A Certificate III or IV qualification leading to a trade occupation listed on the National
Skills Needs List; or
• A Certificate II, III or IV agricultural qualification, and if in rural and regional Australia,
To find out if you qualify under this scheme or for further
enquiries, call the Australian Apprenticeships referral
line on 13 38 73 for details of your local Australian
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Tools For Your Trade Apprenticeship Scheme