Fee Payment Options
Payment Plans

In some circumstances it is not possible to make payment in full upfront. You may be able to negotiate alternate payment arrangements or a Standard Instalment Plan. A Standard Instalment Plan can cover payment of your tuition and general service fee however your materials must be paid in full at enrolment, and cannot be included in the instalment plan.

An administration service fee of $30 will be charged on all Standard Instalment Plans. Standard instalment plans cannot be used for Diploma or Advanced Diploma courses. Contact the Customer Service Centres for further details.

VET FEE HELP

VET FEE HELP is a fee assistance program available to both full time and part time students undertaking Diploma or Advanced Diploma courses.

VET FEE-HELP is an income contingent Australian Government fee assistance scheme for the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector that is part of the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP). Over a student’s lifetime they may borrow through VET FEE-HELP an amount up to the FEE-HELP limit to pay their tuition fees.

VET FEE HELP cannot be used to pay the General Service Fee and Material fees. Students will need to make payment of these fees directly to the Institute.

To be eligible to use VET FEE HELP you must:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent humanitarian visa holder who will be resident in Australia for the duration of the unit of study in which you are seeking VET FEE HELP assistance
  • be enrolled on or before the census date in an eligible unit of study and remain enrolled in the unit at the end of the census date
  • met the tax file requirements
  • have completed a, signed and submitted a valid VET FEE HELP assistance form for the unit or course on or before the census date; and
  • not exceed the FEE HELP limit.

 

2015

2015 VET FEE HELP Course Schedules

2015 VET FEE HELP Census Dates

2014 

2014 VET FEE HELP Course Schedules

2014 VET FEE HELP Census Dates

 

VET Fee Help Tuition Assurance Statement

For further details visit: www.deewr.gov.au
phone VET FEE HELP Assistance on 13 38 73 or
contact our Customer Service Centre 1300 648 911.

Centrepay

If you receive a financial benefit from Centrelink you may have the option of deducting your tuition, general service and material fees directly from your Centrelink benefit, through Centrepay.

Repayments of fees through Centrepay require you to pay a minimum amount at enrolment with fortnightly instalments to cover the outstanding amount by 15th November in the enrolment year or prior to the course completion, whichever is earlier. 

Employer/Third Party Assistance

Before your enrolment can be processed and enrolment fees invoiced to a third party (eg. WorkCover, Employer or Agency) an Authority to Invoice (ATI) Form needs to be completed and signed by the third party. This form must be supplied with your enrolment form to a Customer Service Centre for the enrolment to processed. This form is available from the Customer Service Centres at all campuses.

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Fee Payment Options
Payment Plans

In some circumstances it is not possible to make payment in full upfront. You may be able to negotiate alternate payment arrangements or a Standard Instalment Plan. A Standard Instalment Plan can cover payment of your tuition and general service fee however your materials must be paid in full at enrolment, and cannot be included in the instalment plan.

An administration service fee of $30 will be charged on all Standard Instalment Plans. Standard instalment plans cannot be used for Diploma or Advanced Diploma courses. Contact the Customer Service Centres for further details.

VET FEE HELP

VET FEE HELP is a fee assistance program available to both full time and part time students undertaking Diploma or Advanced Diploma courses.

VET FEE-HELP is an income contingent Australian Government fee assistance scheme for the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector that is part of the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP). Over a student’s lifetime they may borrow through VET FEE-HELP an amount up to the FEE-HELP limit to pay their tuition fees.

VET FEE HELP cannot be used to pay the General Service Fee and Material fees. Students will need to make payment of these fees directly to the Institute.

To be eligible to use VET FEE HELP you must:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent humanitarian visa holder who will be resident in Australia for the duration of the unit of study in which you are seeking VET FEE HELP assistance
  • be enrolled on or before the census date in an eligible unit of study and remain enrolled in the unit at the end of the census date
  • met the tax file requirements
  • have completed a, signed and submitted a valid VET FEE HELP assistance form for the unit or course on or before the census date; and
  • not exceed the FEE HELP limit.

 

2015

2015 VET FEE HELP Course Schedules

2015 VET FEE HELP Census Dates

2014 

2014 VET FEE HELP Course Schedules

2014 VET FEE HELP Census Dates

 

VET Fee Help Tuition Assurance Statement

For further details visit: www.deewr.gov.au
phone VET FEE HELP Assistance on 13 38 73 or
contact our Customer Service Centre 1300 648 911.

Centrepay

If you receive a financial benefit from Centrelink you may have the option of deducting your tuition, general service and material fees directly from your Centrelink benefit, through Centrepay.

Repayments of fees through Centrepay require you to pay a minimum amount at enrolment with fortnightly instalments to cover the outstanding amount by 15th November in the enrolment year or prior to the course completion, whichever is earlier. 

Employer/Third Party Assistance

Before your enrolment can be processed and enrolment fees invoiced to a third party (eg. WorkCover, Employer or Agency) an Authority to Invoice (ATI) Form needs to be completed and signed by the third party. This form must be supplied with your enrolment form to a Customer Service Centre for the enrolment to processed. This form is available from the Customer Service Centres at all campuses.

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