This Application Form collects personal information pursuant to the Education (General Provisions) Act 2006.
The purpose of the collection is to process applications for Living Away from Home Allowances available to eligible Queensland students.
Where the system identifies that a distance check is required, the information collected may be disclosed to Queensland Transport to enable physical distance checks to be conducted.
Relevant information collected is provided to schools attended, and LAFHAS payments are subject to school certification of attendance during the year.
The information may be provided to agencies contracted to the department to perform services such as electronic entry of data.
The information may also be provided to Centrelink as required to clarify LAFHAS/AIC entitlements.