Compliance Framework Information Listed Alphabetically
Requirements for enrolling full fee paying overseas students.
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Do you need to comply?
Yes – if you intend enrolling, or have enrolled, full fee paying overseas students (FFPOS).
Conditions of compliance
Non-government schools cannot enrol FFPOS international students travelling on a student visa subclass 570 or 571 unless the school is registered on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS).
Apply for CRICOS registration through the Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA) (see contact details below).
Comply with the requirements of the National Code of Practice for Registration Authorities and Providers of Education and Training.
What are the consequences if you don’t comply?
The Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 (Cth.) (the ESOS Act) provides sanctions for breaches of the National Code. These sanctions will include fines and, for more serious breaches, conditions, suspension or cancellation from CRICOS.