This course is eligible for a VET Student Loan from the Australian Government to assist you with paying for your tuition fees. Your initial debt amount (including the loan fee, if applicable) plus indexation must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The compulsory repayment threshold for the 2017-2018 income year is $55,874.
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|20% Loan Fee ?|
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Based on your response, you are not eligible to access a VET Student Loan.
The VET Student Loans Program is only available to Australian citizens, qualifying New Zealand citizens, or permanent humanitarian visa holders who are residing in Australia.
You may wish to talk to your training provider to discuss alternative payment options for your studies or check with your local state or territory government for any state-based funding and assistance initiatives.
Are you over 18 years of age?
Don’t worry, you may still be eligible for a VET Student Loan. Students under the age of 18 will need to provide a parental consent form or specific evidence of their independence.
What VET Student Loans approved course are you planning to study? ?
What is the name of the VET Student Loans approved training provider you intend to study with? ?
Note: If your provider is not listed, and you are studying at a Diploma level or above, it is likely that you will not be eligible for student payments from Centrelink. You must be studying an approved course at a provider that is approved for VET Student Loans to get student payments from Centrelink.
Do you have enough FEE-HELP balance remaining (this is the amount of FEE-HELP limit you have available to you)? ?
You are not currently eligible for a VET Student Loan as you have indicated that you have reached your FEE-HELP limit. You may wish to talk to your training provider to discuss alternative payment options for your studies.
Note: New loan limit arrangements commence from 1 January 2020. These changes may affect your eligibility on this requirement. Complete this tool and download your VSL Eligibility Tool Report for more information.
Have you completed:
Don’t worry, you can complete a literacy and numeracy test with your training provider. Contact your provider for more details.
Do you have an Australian Tax File Number?
You will need to have attained a TFN, or be able to provide evidence of your application for a TFN from the ATO, by the time you apply for a VET Student Loan with your chosen training provider.
Based on the answers you have provided you may be eligible for a VET Student Loan. Please download and take a copy of this report, along with any suggested documents, to your nominated approved provider.
Based on your answers to the following question(s), you are not currently eligible for a VET Student Loan:
The information provided in this report should be used as a guide only. Your approved provider will discuss with you further student entry requirements you may need to complete before you can access a VET Student Loan.
If you would like to know how much debt you will incur and/or any additional tuition costs you might be expected to pay upfront, please use VET student Loans calculator.
This tool will help you check your eligibility for a VET Student Loan and should be used as a guide only.
Once you have completed the questions, take a copy of your report to your training provider along with the suggested supporting documentation.
For more information about VET Student Loans, please refer to the VET Student Loans information booklet.