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HELP Loan Limit

The HELP Loan Limit is a cap on the amount of HECS-HELP, FEE-HELP and VSL that a person can borrow. Students can access a higher limit ($152,700 in 2020) if they are enrolled in an eligible medicine, dentistry, veterinary science or aviation course. Other students can access a lower limit ($106,319 in 2020). The limits are indexed annually.


This glossary item applies to the collection types:
  • Higher Education Student Collection
  • VET Collections