Higher Education Threshold Standards - Australian Government


You will be required to comply with these standards if you are a registered higher education provider. Registered higher education providers include any school, university or institution registered with the Agency that provide either:

  • Australian higher education awards
  • overseas higher education awards.

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 is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Higher Education Standards Framework (Threshold Standards) 2015 Australian Government

Administering agency

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency

Mailing address: TEQSA GPO Box 1672
Victoria 3001
Phone: 1300 739 585
Fax: 1300 739 586
Email: enquiries@tesqa.gov.au
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