VET FEE-HELP Scheme replaced by VET Student Loans

On 5th October 2016, it was announced that the current VET FEE-HELP scheme will be replaced by VET Student Loans. The new program will focus on protecting students & weeding unscrupulous providers out of the sector.

TAFEs, public providers and Australian universities that are currently approved as VET FEE-HELP providers will automatically transition to the new program, however private providers will be required to meet a range of quality measures to be granted access.

Students currently studying under the existing VET FEE-HELP scheme will receive support and advice around maintaining their VET FEE-HELP assistance until the end of 2017.

A range of information on the new program and the transition from VET FEE-HELP is available from the VET Student Loans page of the Department’s website.
For further information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the HELP Student Enquiry Line on 1800 020 108.

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