School Fees Report 2022

School Fees Report 2022

How much are private school fees in Australia?

With 44% of Year 12 students attending a non-Government school in Australia, private school fees are a huge investment for parents.

The Edstart School Fees Report is an annual report designed to help you understand the trends in school fees at non-Government schools across the country. Our 2022 report analysed fees from 538 schools, looking at the cost of tuition, compulsory additional fees and boarding fees.

Key findings

Non-Government school fees have risen by an average of 2.90% across Australia. With each state and territory having different experiences over the past two years, trends in fee changes also varied between jurisdictions.

Average National Increase


% of schools with no increase


% with increases below inflation


Map of Australia listing percentage of fee increase in each state

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For the detailed analysis on the latest trends in school fees, download a copy of the report below.


About Edstart

Edstart is Australia's leading education payment provider helping make school fees and education costs easier to manage for thousands of Australians.

We offer full fee management solutions to schools and flexible payment plans to parents to help improve their budget and cash flow. Our goal is to help people to fund their education in a sustainable, flexible and low-cost manner that leaves schools, families and students in a better position.

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