You will require this approval if you intend to use the word university in your business / trading name, advertising, promotional material or any other activity associated with your business, regardless of whether you are offering educational courses.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Department of Education and Training
Higher Education Reform and Support
Business Names Registration Act 2011 (Australian Government)
Business Names Registration (Availability of Names) Determination 2012 (Australian Government)
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