Contact your embassy or consulate
If your employment has been affected and you are experiencing financial hardship, or you need help getting home, your embassy or consulate may be able to help.
People on a temporary visa are not eligible for help from Work and Income.
Contact details of your country's embassy, consulate or high commission(external link) (external link)
If you are an international student
If you are an international student and are experiencing financial hardship, we recommend you speak to your education provider or student association. They may be able to offer you free budgeting advice, or tell you about funds that are available.