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Education (Overseas Students) Act 1996 – 1 July 2014

Education (Overseas Students) Regulation 2014 – 1 January 2016

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Non-State schools may apply for registration as a provider of courses to overseas students.

  • Sections 7, 17; Regulations 4, 5, 9, 10
Reason for law

To ensure that education and training for overseas students is provided in an orderly and appropriate way. (Section 4)

Relevant links

Department of Education, Training and Employment

Complaints and feedback

Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS)

The National Code of Practice for Registration Authorities and Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2007





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