The amount of OS-HELP assistance paid to the student in respect of the six month OS-HELP study period.
|Element name:||OS-HELP payment amount|
|Units:||Numeric, right justified with leading or trailing zeros if needed|
|00000000||No amount of OS‑HELP payment received|
|00000001 to 99999999||Amount of OS‑HELP assistance paid to the student in respect of a six month study period (excluding the 20% loan fee), including cents.|
The OS‑HELP payment amount must exclude the 20% loan fee which is reported separately in Element 529 (Loan fee)
Values less than 10000000 must have leading and trailing zeros, NOT spaces. For example, $585 is to be expressed as "00058500" and $585.45 is to be expressed as "00058545".
Please refer to the Glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.
Higher Education Student:
- OS-Help (OS) and Revised OS-Help (RO)
Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.
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