Get paid to get kitted out.
You buy your work gear — we pay for it.
Tradies need the right workwear or equipment to do their job. And CITB wants to help you get it, by giving you a $500 allowance. It’s yours to spend at your choice of supplier on your choice of gear – workwear, personal protective equipment, tools, boots, whatever.
How do I know if I’m eligible to receive the Equipment Allowance?
In order to be eligible, you must be a first-year apprentice completing a CITB eligible Certificate III or IV qualification, and your Training contract must have commenced after 1 November 2021.
How do I apply to receive the allowance?
Simply fill out the below application form. Your voucher will be emailed to you once your application is approved by CITB.
Is there a list of suppliers that I can buy my work equipment from?
Can I use a supplier who is not on the list?
What can I buy with the voucher?
Can I change the supplier after I submitted the application?
Can I use the voucher online?
Once you have submitted your Work Equipment Allowance application using the below form, you may wish to find out information about the Apprentice Incentive Payments of $500 and $1,000.