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CRICOS fees

  • a) For each fee specified in column 1, the fee is determined by applying the fee structure specified in column 2 to the amount specified in column 3 and is subject to the conditions in column 4.
  • b) The imposition of the fees set out in this Schedule is subject to matters specified in Schedule B.

2.1 Initial CRICOS registration

  Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Ref Fee Fee Structure Amount Other matters
2.1.1

Initial Application lodgement fee 

The fee that may be charged when ASQA, as an ESOS Agency, receives an application from a provider that wishes to be registered to provide a qualification or qualifications at a delivery site or delivery sites to overseas students.

Per application $500
  • Paid on application
2.1.2

Initial Application assessment fee 

The fee that may be charged when ASQA, as an ESOS Agency, considers a provider’s application for registration.

Base fee includes:
  • Up to 4 qualifications
  • Up to 2 delivery site

Plus:

$8,000
  • Paid on invoice
  • Total application fee (including lodgement and assessment) capped at $50,000
  • each additional qualification
$155
  • each additional delivery site
$1,640

2.2 Renewal of CRICOS registration

  Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Ref Fee Fee Structure Amount Other matters
2.2.1

Application lodgement fee 

The fee that may be charged when ASQA, as an ESOS Agency, receives an application from a provider that wishes to renew its registration.

Per application $500
  • Paid on application
2.2.2

Application assessment fee 

The fee that may be charged when ASQA, as an ESOS Agency, considers a provider’s application for renewal of registration.

Base fee includes:
  • Up to 4 qualifications
  • Up to 2 delivery sites

Plus:

$7,000
  • Paid on application
  • Total application fee (including lodgement and assessment) capped at $50,000
  • each additional qualification
$155
  • each additional delivery site
$820

2.3 Change to scope of CRICOS registration

  Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Ref Fee Fee Structure Amount Other matters
2.3.1

Change of Scope Application fee 

The fee that may be charged when ASQA, as an ESOS Agency, receives an application from a provider that wishes to increase student capacity or add one or more qualifications at one or more delivery sites to its registration.

Add 1 qualification $500
  • Paid on application
Plus $150 per each additional qualification

Additional student capacity and/or one additional (or replacement) delivery site, 

Plus:

Each additional (or replacement) delivery site

$1,640 per application

$820 per additional delivery site