Higher Education Support Act 2003

Chapter 3 - Assistance to students  

PART 3-2 - HECS-HELP ASSISTANCE  

Division 90 - Who is entitled to HECS-HELP assistance?  

SECTION 90-1   90-1   Entitlement to HECS-HELP assistance  


Subject to section 90-10, a student is entitled to *HECS-HELP assistance for a unit of study in which the student is enrolled with a higher education provider as part of a *course of study if:


(aa) the course of study is an *accredited course in relation to the provider; and


(a) the student meets the citizenship or residency requirements under section 90-5 ; and


(b) the *census date for the unit is on or after 1 January 2005; and


(c) the student is a *Commonwealth supported student in relation to the unit; and


(d) (Repealed by No 104 of 2011)


(e) the student:


(i) enrolled in the unit on or before the census date for the unit; and

(ii) at the end of the census date, remained so enrolled; and


(f) the student *meets the tax file number requirements (see section 187-1 ); and


(g) the student has, on or before the census date, completed, signed and given to an *appropriate officer of the provider a *request for Commonwealth assistance in relation to the unit or, where the course of study of which the unit forms a part is undertaken with the provider, in relation to the course of study.




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