Approved VET Course Provider - Australian Government


You will require this approval if you offer a Vocational Education and Training (VET) Course. Approval allows you to enrol students that are supported by the VET Student Loans program supported by the Australian Government. VET training includes any vocational training that is:

  • Certificate I
  • Certificate II
  • Certificate III
  • Certificate IV
  • Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • be a body corporate that is not a trustee
  • be a registered training organisation
  • be established under the law of the Australian Government, a state government or a territory government
  • meet any specific course requirements
  • carry on business in Australia and have its central management and control in Australia
  • provide the information requested
  • be a member of an approved external dispute resolution scheme
  • submit the required forms
  • pay the prescribed fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $5110.00


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Approved VET Course Provider - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

VET Student Loans Act 2016 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Education, Skills and Employment

Higher Education

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Higher Education

Department of Education, Skills and Employment

Operating address: 50 Marcus Clarke Street
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address: GPO BOX 9880
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Toll Free: 1300 566 046
Website: Higher Education (Opens in new window)