Higher Education Support Act 2003

Chapter 3 - Assistance to students  


Division 104 - Who is entitled to FEE-HELP assistance?  

Subdivision 104-B - FEE-HELP balances  

SECTION 104-43   Re-crediting a person ' s FEE-HELP balance if not a genuine student  

A higher education provider must, on the *Secretary ' s behalf, re-credit a person ' s *FEE-HELP balance with an amount equal to the amounts of *FEE-HELP assistance that the person received for a unit of study if:

(a) the person has been enrolled in the unit with the provider; and

(b) the Secretary is satisfied that the person is not a *genuine student.


A FEE-HELP debt relating to a unit of study will be remitted if the FEE-HELP balance in relation to the unit is re-credited: see subsection 137-10(4) .

The *Secretary may re-credit the person ' s *FEE-HELP balance under subsection (1) if the provider is unable to do so.

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