22. Commonwealth contribution amounts

22.1 - How much will the Commonwealth contribute?

The amount the Commonwealth contributes through the CGS depends on the funding cluster to which units of study are allocated [HESA section 33-10]. The Commonwealth contribution amounts for a particular year are published by the department.

22.2 - How are units of study allocated to funding clusters?

Units of study are allocated to funding clusters, or parts of funding clusters, according to their classification under the Australian Standard Classification of Education, as per chapter 7 of the CGS Guidelines.