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Regionally Allocated Specialist Support Staff Resource


To assist schools to provide for annual stock and requisites, equipment and materials for Specialist Support Staff.

Duration of Program


Policy Reference



All State schools with specialist support staff.

Allocation of Funds

Regions are provided with an annual budget to deliver resources to specialist support staff.
Regional allocations are calculated on an annual basis according to the following criteria:

Regions then manage these funds as follows:


South East Region

Darling Downs South West Region

North Coast Region

Central Queensland Region

North Queensland Region

Far North Queensland Region

Data Requirements

DataSourceTime collected

Numbers of specialist support staff

Day 8 Staffing Models (Students with Disabilities Staffing Model and Whole School Support - Student Learning Resource Model), Students with Disabilities Data Collection Return

February, March

School Grant Index

Centre Information System (CIS)As required

Payment Details


Semester 1


50% of annual allocation

Semester 2

October50% of annual allocation

How to Apply

Schools should contact their regional office to determine eligibility based on individual regional methodologies.


Should you require any further information, please contact your regional office as follows:

RegionPhone number
Central Queensland(07) 4842 8300
Darling Downs South West(07) 4616 3771
Far North Queensland(07) 4037 3822
Metropolitan(07) 3028 8052
North Coast(07) 3203 9000
North Queensland(07) 4758 3222
South East(07) 5656 6688

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