Budget 2016-17: An education system that drives jobs and growth


The 2016-17 Budget is part of the Australian Government's plan to deliver on jobs and growth for Australia and provide greater access to education opportunities for all.

The 2016-17 Budget reinforces the Department of Education and Training's key role in delivering an education system which provides opportunities for all Australians, no matter their background or where they live.

Some of the department's 2016 budget measures include:

Full details of the 2016-17 Budget are available in the Portfolio Budget Statements 2016-17.

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