Get sport vouchers for your child

Where you can use vouchers

You can use sport vouchers in urban areas including all of the following:

  • Alice Springs
  • Darwin
  • Darwin rural
  • Katherine
  • Mataranka
  • Nhulunbuy
  • Palmerston
  • Tennant Creek.

How to use your voucher

When you have received your voucher from the school or by email you should follow all of these steps:

Step 1. Choose a registered activity provider from the Grants-Tracker website.

Step 2. Take the voucher to the registered activity provider.

Step 3. Get your voucher approved by the registered activity provider.

Step 4. Register your child with the activity provider.

Step 5. Use the voucher for your child's activity costs.

What you can use vouchers for

You can use a sport voucher to pay for any of the following:

  • after-school, weekend sport and school holiday recreation and cultural activities, including any or all of the following:
    • programs
    • lessons
    • classes
    • workshops
    • special events
    • festivals
  • registration and insurance
  • membership fees
  • a uniform for an activity your child is registered for that is purchased through the same activity provider including any or all of the following:
    • team uniforms
    • costumes for performances
    • activity clothing
  • equipment related to the program or activity your child is registered for when purchased through the same activity provider including all of the following:
    • sports and recreation equipment
    • instruments
    • instructional books
    • music scores and scripts.

How to get a sport voucher

Your child's next sport voucher will be available from their school from 29 January 2018.

If your child is starting school for the first time or at a new school, you will not automatically receive a voucher, and you will need to apply for one online from 29 January 2018.

You can request a new or replacement voucher on the Grants-Tracker website.

What you can't use a sport voucher for

You can't use a sport voucher for any of the following:

  • activities or programs that are part of the school curriculum or during school hours
  • after-school care services and tutors
  • school-run activities
  • travel to and from competitions
  • to buy equipment or uniforms from a retailer
  • multiple activity providers
  • payments to activity providers who are not registered.

You can't get cash refunds for all or part of the value of the sport voucher. You can't transfer your voucher to another child.

Contact

To find out more call 1800 817 860 or email sport.voucher@nt.gov.au.

Print all pages in this section

Last updated: 02 January 2018