Frequently asked questions - providers
This page will provide information of interest to higher education providers.
International providers in Australia
This information sheet provides answers to important questions for international providers that wish to deliver higher education in Australia, including their regulatory obligations under Australian law for the delivery of higher education.
Information sheet - shortening or cancelling a period of registration
This information sheet explains TEQSA's powers under the TEQSA Act to shorten or cancel a provider's registration.
This document provides an overview of TEQSA’s regulatory role and approach. It is available in English and Chinese language versions.
- A snapshot of TEQSA (English) [PDF 88KB, 2 pages]
- A snapshot of TEQSA (Chinese) [PDF 195KB, 2 pages]
eLearning and compliance with the Threshold Standards
The information sheet explains TEQSA’s approach to the regulation of higher education providers engaged in online delivery, including MOOCs.
TEQSA and the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF)
This document summarises the Agency’s response to a number of frequently asked questions about the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). The AQF is developed and maintained by the Australian Qualifications Framework Council, not by TEQSA, however, TEQSA is responsible for interpreting and implementing the AQF and is often asked questions about it.
- Frequently asked questions: TEQSA and the AQF [DOCX 218KB, 8 pages]
- Frequently asked questions: TEQSA and the AQF [PDF 140KB, 8 pages]
TEQSA's public disclosure policy
Public statements by TEQSA are an important way of informing the higher education sector and the general community about TEQSA’s regulatory activities, and maintaining confidence that TEQSA performs its functions fairly, effectively and independently. The following document sets out TEQSA’s approach to public disclosure.