Vocational Education and Training Course Accreditation - Australian Government


If you intend to deliver a vocational education and training (VET) course and issue a qualification, you must ensure that the course is accredited.

A VET accredited course is a course that has been assessed by the Agency as compliant with the Standards for VET Accredited Courses and the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). Accreditation ensures that courses are nationally recognised and meet an established industry, enterprise, educational, legislative or community need.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You must be a registered RTO if you intend to issue nationally recognised VET qualifications or statements of attainment.


Up to five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $8070.00

Application fee (per course). Fees for 2021-2022

Renew Renewal All $8070.00 Fees for 2021-2022

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Fees and Charges Relief COVID-19 (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Regulations 2011 Australian Government


This accreditation cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Australian Skills Quality Authority


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:



Australian Skills Quality Authority

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9928
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Toll Free: 1300 701 801