Higher Education Support Act 2003
The course requirements for *FEE-HELP assistance for a unit of study are that:
(a) if the unit is being undertaken as part of a *course of study, the course is not a course that:
(i) is subject to a determination under subsection (2); or
(ii) is with a higher education provider that is subject to a determination under subsection (2); and
(b) if the unit is being undertaken as part of a course of study with a higher education provider:
(i) the course of study is an *accredited course in relation to the provider; or
(ii) if the provider is a *self-accrediting entity - the course of study is an *enabling course.
The Minister may, by legislative instrument, determine that:
(a) a specified course provided by a specified higher education provider is a course in relation to which *FEE-HELP assistance is unavailable; or
(b) all courses provided by a specified higher education provider are courses in relation to which FEE-HELP assistance is unavailable. 104-10(3)
In deciding whether to make a determination under subsection (2), the Minister must have regard to the effect of the determination on students undertaking the course or courses. 104-10(4)
(Repealed by No 83 of 2017)
S 104-12 will be inserted by No 93 of 2020, s 3 and Sch 4 item 28, effective 1 January 2021. S 104-12 will read:
SECTION 104-12 Secretary may act if provider is unable to
If a higher education provider is unable to act for the purposes of subsection 104-1AA(2) , the *Secretary may act as if one or more of the references in that provision to a higher education provider were a reference to the Secretary.