We’re not taking applications now. You can apply for a voucher from 31 May 2021.
Find out if you are eligible to apply for your children and what types of activities and costs are included. For detailed information and Terms and Conditions about the Get Active Kids Voucher Program please read the Program Guidelines.
To apply for a Get Active Kids voucher you must be:
To be eligible for a voucher your child/dependant must be:
You can apply for more than one voucher if you have multiple eligible children/dependants.
You must apply separately for each child/dependant.
Special consideration may be provided to people who don’t meet the eligibility criteria. Applications will be assessed case-by-case.
Special consideration may apply if the child/dependant is aged 4 to 18 years, is a resident in Victoria and the parent/legal guardian/temporary foster or kinship carer of the eligible child:
If you do not have an Australian Government Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card and believe you meet the financial hardship circumstances above, please email email@example.com to check your eligibility.
You can be reimbursed up to $200 for costs related to:
You must pay for the membership, registration fees, equipment or uniform first. You will then be reimbursed for part or all of the cost up to the value of $200.
The activity or program must be affiliated with a Victorian State Sporting Association or Victorian State Sport and Recreation Body that is recognised by Sport and Recreation Victoria.
See Activities for more information about recognised organisations.
To be reimbursed for equipment, uniform or clothing expenses:
View a guide of eligible uniform and equipment.
To be eligible, the activity or program must be affiliated with a Victorian State Sporting Association or Victorian State Sport and Recreation Body that is recognised by Sport and Recreation Victoria.
You can apply for any amount above $50 and up to $200 for each child, but you must spend a minimum of $50 to be reimbursed for eligible out of pocket expenses associated with your child’s sport or recreation activity.
You will be reimbursed for your expenses to the closest dollar. For example:
|You spend||You are reimbursed|
|$350 (including GST)||$200|
|$135.40 (including GST)||$135|
You will need to provide copies of invoices and/or receipts as proof of purchase or provide a copy of your payment plan agreement when you apply.
There are specific dates (claim periods) when you can apply. You must have incurred your expenses within specific dates too.
There is a total of 100,000 vouchers available from 1 March 2021 until 17 April 2022.
Subject to availability, you can apply for up to two vouchers for each eligible child from 1 March 2021 to 17 April 2022. However, you can only apply for one voucher per child in a claim period.
|When you incur the expense||When you can apply (claim period)|
|1 January 2021 – 11 April 2021||1 March 2021 – 11 April 2021|
|11 April 2021 – 11 July 2021||31 May 2021 – 11 July 2021|
|11 July 2021 – 14 November 2021||4 October 2021 – 14 November 2021|
|14 November 2021 – 17 April 2022||7 March 2022 – 17 April 2022|
If you submit your application outside of these dates, it will not be accepted.
For detailed information and Terms and Conditions about the Get Active Kids Voucher Program please read the Program Guidelines.
Last updated: April 12, 2021 at: 8:59 am