VET FEE-HELP / VET Student Loans
New Tuition Protection Arrangements for VET Student Loans from 1 January 2020
The VSL tuition protection arrangements will commence on 1 January 2020.
Tuition assurance arrangements for 2019
The Department of Education and Training has been managing the current interim tuition assurance arrangements for students with a VET Student Loan (VSL), VET FEE-HELP loan, or a FEE-HELP load through a private or TAFE higher education provider.
Changes to eligibility for student payments apply as of 1 January 2018
As of 1 January 2018, eligibility for student payments has been restricted to those VET courses (at diploma level and above) and education providers that are approved for VET Student Loans.
Recent changes to Tuition Assurance Scheme arrangements for VET Student Loans and FEE-HELP providers
Under the VET Student Loans Rules 2016, the transitional approval of the current tuition assurance operators for VET delivery under VET Student Loans and VET FEE-HELP expires on 31 December 2017.
Update on ASQA’s targeted audits of VET FEE-HELP providers
ASQA will be adopting a revised methodology in conducting compliance audits of VET FEE-HELP providers from 2016.
Statement regarding regulation of training providers approved for the VET FEE-HELP scheme
ASQA strongly refutes claims made in the media recently regarding its regulation of training providers approved to offer training under the Commonwealth Government’s VET FEE-HELP scheme.
VET FEE-HELP legislation update
Important updates to VET FEE-HELP.
Release of findings from VET FEE-HELP audit project
ASQA has today released the findings from its VET FEE-HELP audit project.