About this calculator
The purpose of this calculator is to provide an estimate into the future of the total cost of education per student. It provides a result that is based upon current assumptions, such as the cost of private and public school education (which is derived from statistical data of costs paid through the Education Savings Fund operated by Lifeplan Friendly Society Limited). It assumes an annual increase of cost at the rate of 5.3%pa which is based on ABS data and using a historical period of 16 years. The information provided by this calculator is general in nature and is not intended as financial, personal or taxation advice. Neither the calculator, nor the results take into account any individual circumstances, financial situation or needs. You should consider obtaining professional advice before making any decision after using this calculator.