Overseas student health cover is mandatory for your student visa when coming to Australia. Not only is it great for peace of mind, it covers doctors’ appointments, hospital costs, emergency ambulance and portions of your prescription medicine.
Use the Overseas Health Cover (OSHC) tool to check the price and book your overseas health cover today.
All residential tenancies in South Australia are covered by standard terms which cannot be altered. It is the landlord’s obligation to put the agreement in writing.
The standard General Tenancy Agreement can be downloaded and used for free from the South Australian Government’s Housing website.
In Queensland, this standard form Residential Tenancy Agreement should be used for agreements between:
- Landlord and a tenant
- Landlord and co-tenants
- Head-tenant and sub-tenants
Click HERE for the Residential Tenancy Agreement provided by Consumer & Business Services in South Australia.
Depending on your financial situation and whether you are a student or skilled migrant, there is never a shortage of accommodation options in Adelaide! Students can choose to reside within university accommodation, homestay, or private rentals.
The most trusted and most popular search engines for rental (and sale) or properties in Australia are realestate.com.au and www.domain.com.au.
UTILITIES (cost of)
On average, utilities in Adelaide cost around $210 to $230 per month. This includes basic electricity, heating, cooling, and water.
Depending if this is split between five people or just yourself, the average cost of your monthly or quarterly utility bill can range quite a lot! Here are the approximate costs of utility bills in Adelaide:
- Electricity: $400 per quarter
- Water: $270 per quarter
- Gas: $140 per quarter
- Internet: $120 per quarter
ENTERTAINMENT (cost of)
Entertainment is another expense you will want to factor in while you are in Australia. Ranging from going to the gym, watching a movie, taking a trip to any of the world-famous beaches or enjoying a comedy show. Below are a few different options you could add to your budget.
- Movies (student night): $7 to $10
- Fitness sessions: $15 to $30
- Shows (comedy, plays etc): $30 to $50
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