Registration of a Student Exchange Organisation - Tasmania


You will require this registration if you intend to oversee or manage a student exchange program.

Student exchange organisations must demonstrate that the principal purpose of their programs is to provide a broad educational experience for students and to further international / intercultural understanding. Exchange organisations must ensure all their in-bound students entering Australia on programs advertised as student exchange enter on subclass 571 student visas issued via acceptance advice of secondary exchange students (AASES) forms.

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 for this registration you must be a:

  • school registered by an Australian state or territory department of education or statutory authority and providing secondary school programs for Australian domestic students
  • not-for-profit corporation, association or other legal entity established or registered under either Commonwealth, State or Territory legislation.

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


5 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Education

Office of Tasmanian Assessment, Standards and Certification

Contact details

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


Operating address: Level 6
39 Murray Street
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 333
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 6000