Standards for NVR Registered Training Organisations - Australian Government

Service summary

You will be required to comply with these standards if you are or are intending to become a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). You must meet these standards in order to deliver and assess nationally recognised training and issue nationally recognised qualifications. These standards assure nationally consistent, high-quality training and assessment services for the clients of Australia's vocational education and training (VET) system.

These standards are required for both initial and continuing registration requirements.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Administering agency

Australian Skills Quality Authority

Act(s) name

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Help Line
Australian Skills Quality Authority

Operating address:
595 Collins Street
Victoria 3000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 9928
Melbourne, Victoria 3001


03 8613 3910


1300 701 801

Supporting information


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