Student loans Dates
JAN 16Interim student loan repayments are due. They count towards your end-of-year repayment obligation.
FEB 7End-of-year student loan repayments are due. If you have an amount to pay, you'll have received a letter or text message from us.
MAR 31Overseas-based student loan repayment due if you do not have a temporary repayment suspension.
Before you start
Check if you're eligible to apply.
If you're eligible, we'll need:
- a letter from you that says why you are applying to keep your student loan interest-free
- all the supporting documents required for your situation.
In myIR, go to your student loan account
This is on the homepage once you've logged in.
Select 'Apply for overseas interest-free'
You'll find this in the 'Travelling overseas' section.
Follow the prompts to complete your application
You can attach your supporting documents to the application.
Log into myIR
What happens next
We’ll try to get back to you within 10 working days.
Our reply may take longer if you send your request through by mail.
It is important to keep your contact details up to date in myIR.