Higher Education Support Act 2003
See section 6-1 .
This subclause applies to a person in relation to a *VET unit of study if:
(a) the person is enrolled with a *VET provider in the unit; and
(b) the provider receives notice under clause 86 or 87 to the effect that the person does not have, or no longer has, a *tax file number; and
(c) at the end of 28 days after the provider receives that notice, the provider has not been notified of a number that the provider is satisfied (in accordance with subclause (3)) is a valid tax file number; and
(d) the person is entitled to *VET FEE-HELP assistance for the unit (ignoring paragraph 43(1)(h) ).
The person ' s FEE-HELP balance in relation to the unit is re-credited: see subclause 47(1) .
[ CCH Note: Pt 2 cl 89(1) will be amended by No 76 of 2018, s 3 and Sch 3 item 116, by substituting " HELP balance " for " FEE-HELP balance " in the note, effective 1 January 2020. For application and transitional provisions, see note under Div 97 heading.]
A *VET provider must, in deciding whether it is satisfied that a number is a valid *tax file number for the purposes of paragraph (1)(d), comply with the guidelines issued by the *Commissioner under subclause 80(4) . 89(3)
A *VET provider must comply with any requirements, set out in guidelines issued by the *Commissioner, relating to procedures for informing persons of the need to obtain a valid *tax file number where the persons may be affected by subclause (1) applying to them. 89(4)
A guideline issued under subclause (3) is a legislative instrument.