We’re taking applications for vouchers! 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 apply if the child/dependant is aged 4 to 18 years, is a resident in Victoria and meets one of the following criteria below:
Special consideration also applies for temporary or provisional visa holders, undocumented migrants or international students who have a child/dependant that is aged 4 to 18 years.
If you meet one of the above criteria, please refer to the table below how you can apply.
|Child is named on their own Health Care Card||Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive an application form.|
|Child is currently residing in Victorian Care Services (Out-of-home care)|
|Temporary or provisional visa holders, undocumented migrants or international students.
|Please email Brotherhood of St Laurence at email@example.com to find out more information and to receive an application form.|
Reimbursement of out-of-pocket expenses will be provided for eligible activities associated with:
Additionally, reimbursement of out-of-pocket expenses may also be provided for eligible activities associated with:
To be eligible under the Program, the activity or program must be affiliated to a Sport and Recreation Victoria recognised Victorian State Sporting Association (SSA) or Victorian State Sport and Recreation Body (SSRB).
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 proof of payment of your expenses when you apply. For example:
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 15 April 2022.
Subject to availability, you can apply for up to two vouchers for each eligible child from 1 March 2021 to 15 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
|1 January 2021 – 9 July 2021||31 May 2021 – 9 July 2021|
|9 July 2021 – 12 November 2021||4 October 2021 – 12 November 2021|
|12 November 2021 – 15 April 2022||7 March 2022 – 15 April 2022|
If you submit your application outside of these dates, it will not be accepted.
The application portal for Round 2 will open at 10am, Monday 31 May 2021 and close at 5pm on Friday 9 July 2021.
For detailed information and Terms and Conditions about the Get Active Kids Voucher Program please read the Program Guidelines.
Last updated: May 31, 2021 at: 9:59 am