Applying under the current (2011) Standards

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE

The information on this page is for applications being made under the current (2011) Threshold Standards. Organisations seeking to apply under the new 2015 Higher Education Standards Framework should visit the 'Applying under the new Standards' page of this website.

New providers who are interested in offering higher education courses in Australia should visit the initial registration page.

Information on TEQSA's approach to material change notifications can be found on the material changes page.

Feedback

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Your feedback assists TEQSA improve its processes and the guidance we can offer providers to assist with regulatory processes. If you encounter broken links in a form or guide, please notify TEQSA by email to comms@teqsa.gov.au. 

TEQSA guides and forms

Please note: The following links for application forms are not designed to be used for applications and are for demonstration only. The application forms are available and should be submitted to TEQSA via the provider portal. Please contact your Case Manager for access to the provider portal.

 

Application Guides

Application Forms

Sample screenshots from
the provider portal

Sample application snapshot

Renewal of registration PDF 253 KB
15 pages
PDF 1.8 MB
12 pages
PDF 18 KB 
11 pages
Course accreditation PDF 432 KB
15 pages
PDF 3.72 MB
19 pages
PDF 28 KB
17 pages
Renewal of course accreditation PDF 432 KB
15 pages
PDF 3.55 MB
16 pages
PDF 26 KB
16 pages
Renewal of course accreditation (teach out) N/A PDF 1.6 MB
7 pages
PDF 13 KB
7 pages
Self-accrediting authority PDF 255 KB
16 pages
Contact your
Case Manager
Contact your
Case Manager
Internal review N/A PDF 331 KB
5 pages
PDF 9 KB
5 pages

CRICOS forms

 

Application Forms

Sample screenshots from the provider portal

Sample application snapshot

Add course/s on CRICOS PDF 648 KB
10 pages
PDF 13 KB 
7 pages
Add ELICOS on CRICOS PDF 2 MB
12 pages
PDF 19 KB
11 pages
Add Foundation Program/s on CRICOS PDF 2 MB
12 pages
PDF 19 KB
11 pages
Exemption – U17s in Foundation Programs Contact your 
Case Manager
Contact your 
Case Manager
Withdraw course/s on CRICOS PDF 659 KB
10 pages
PDF 16 KB
9 pages
Cancel CRICOS registration PDF 596 KB
9 pages
PDF 15 KB
9 pages
Arrangements with other provider/s (third-party partnership/s) PDF 478 KB
8 pages
PDF 13 KB
6 pages
Change student capacity on CRICOS PDF 261 KB
5 pages
PDF 11 KB
5 pages
Change/s to ownership or management PDF 328 KB
6 pages
PDF 15 KB
5 pages
Intention to relocate or add new delivery site PDF 390 KB
7 pages
PDF 12 KB
6 pages
Other CRICOS changes PDF 197 KB
4 pages
PDF 9 KB
3 pages

For relevant application documents please contact your Case Manager.

Fit and proper person requirements declaration

 

Declarations

TEQSA Fit and proper person requirements declaration DOCX 101 KB 
2 pages
ESOS Fit and proper person requirements declaration DOCX 98 KB 
2 pages