Census (Victorian Government Department of Education and Training)
The Victorian Government census of Independent schools.
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Do you need to comply?
Yes, if your school has signed a funding agreement with the Victorian Government Department of Education and Training (Vic DET).
Conditions of compliance
All schools are required to provide information to Vic DET on a range of student characteristics as at the last Friday in February.
If you have to comply, what do you have to do?
The Vic DET census includes questions on the total number of students attending the school, the number of full time students, the number of part time students, the age of ungraded students and the number of Full Fee Paying Overseas Students.
Schools must complete and submit the census in the prescribed form by the specified date.
What are the consequences if you don’t comply?
The census is a requirement under a school’s funding agreement with Vic DET.
Independent Schools Victoria contact:
Director, School Services
Ph. 03 9825 7211
Manager, Funding and Accountability
Ph. 03 9825 7228
Links and Resources
Aus DET: School Census Hotline
Ph. (03) 9637 3225
Fax. (03) 9637 2830