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Subscription & rates

You can borrow from QM Loans by:

Subscription rates

Subscribe to QM Loans for a full calendar year or two consecutive school terms.
Complete an application and we will email a Subscription Form for payment.
There are three subscription categories.

Early Years Learning: Connect little learners with natural environments and diverse cultures.

QM Loans 2022 Subscription Rates (inc. GST) for early years, family, and not-for-profit groups (excluding tier 3 company)

Half-Year
(two consecutive school terms)
Annual
(school terms
one to four)
S
Borrow up to 2 kits/sets per fortnight  $215
$270
​M
Borrow up to 4 kits/sets per fortnight
$325
$405

P-6 Curriculum: Support learning outcomes for P-6 science, HASS and more.

QM Loans 2022 Subscription Rates (inc. GST) for school family, and not-for-profit groups (excluding tier 3 company)

Half-Year
(two consecutive school terms)
 Annual
(school terms
one to four)
S
Borrow up to 2 kits/sets per fortnight
$230
 $290
M
Borrow up to 4 kits/sets per fortnight
$350
 $435
L
Borrow up to 6 kits/sets per fortnight
$465  $580

Youth & Community: Inspire curiosity in high school, for older learners and for community engagement.

QM Loans 2022 Subscription Rates (inc. GST) for school, family, aged care and not-for-profit groups (excluding tier 3 company)

Half-Year
(two consecutive school terms)
Annual
(school terms
one to four)
S
Borrow up to 2 kits/sets per fortnight
$230
$290
M
Borrow up to 4 kits/sets per fortnight
$350
$435

Youth & Community: (full-fee subscription)
QM Loans 2022 Subscription Rates (inc. GST) for public library, government agency, tertiary and environmental education (including tier 3 NFP)
Half-Year
(two consecutive school terms)
Annual
(school terms
one to four)
S Borrow up to 2 kits/sets per fortnight
$460
$580
 M Borrow up to 4 kits/sets per fortnight
$700
$870

Casual rates

If you are not a QM Loans subscriber, you can make a casual payment to borrow from QM Loans.

QM Loans 2022 Casual Rates (inc. GST) includes subscriber extensions  (maximum six-week loan period)

Per
Week

Per
Fortnight
Per kit/set for early years, school, family, aged care and not-for-profit groups (excluding tier 3 company) $50
$65
Per kit/set for public library, government agency, tertiary and environmental education (including tier 3 NFP) $100
$125
Special orders (charges depend upon the number and type of items you borrow).
 price on application

QM Loans | 122 Gerler Road Hendra Queensland 4011 | Email: loans@qm.qld.gov.au
Open 9am to 5pm weekdays (to 5:15pm Monday & Friday) | Closed weekends & public holidays