Applying to become a HELP Provider

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This page explains the legislative eligibility requirements organisations must meet when seeking approval as a higher education provider (HEP) to offer FEE-HELP, as well as the process to apply for approval.

FEE-HELP

The FEE-HELP loan scheme is a part of the Australian Government’s Higher Education Loan Program (HELP). An organisation must apply for approval as a higher education provider (HEP) to offer FEE-HELP. The  ‘Applying to become a higher education provider’ page explains the legislative eligibility requirements organisations must meet when seeking approval, as well as the process to apply for approval. 

Higher Education Loan Program (HELP) Charging Measures 2018

The Government announced the HELP Charging Measures in the 2018-19 Budget that includes an application fee for registered higher education providers seeking to offer FEE-HELP. For more information, please visit HELP Charging Measures 2018.

VET STUDENT LOANS

As at 1 January 2017 VET FEE-HELP ceased and VET Student Loans has commenced. For more information on how to apply to be a VET Student Loans provider please visit VET Student Loans