Subject to this Subdivision, a person is qualified for an austudy payment in respect of a period if, throughout the period:
(a) the person is a new apprentice; and
(b) the person is of austudy age (see Subdivision C); and
(c) the person is an Australian resident.
Note: Division 2 sets out situations in which an austudy payment is not payable even if the person qualifies for it.