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Higher Education Funding Regulations 2002

Authoritative Version
SR 2002 No. 306 Regulations as made
Principal Regulations
Administered by: Education
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR04-Feb-2003
Tabled Senate05-Feb-2003
Gazetted 13 Dec 2002

Higher Education Funding Regulations 2002

Statutory Rules 2002 No. 3061

I, PETER JOHN HOLLINGWORTH, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Higher Education Funding Act 1988.

Dated 12 December 2002



By His Excellency’s Command


Part 1                 Preliminary


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Higher Education Funding Regulations 2002.

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on gazettal.

3              Definition

                In these Regulations:

Act means the Higher Education Funding Act 1988.

Part 2                 Fees

4              Application fees — Chapter 5C of the Act

                For paragraph 106ZQ (2) (a) of the Act, the following fees are prescribed:

                (a)    for an application for approval of a person as a self‑accrediting entity in relation to an external Territory — $40 000;

               (b)    for an application for accreditation in relation to an external Territory of each course the person proposes to offer — $10 000.

5              Time of payment of application fee

                For paragraph 106ZQ (2) (c) of the Act, a person lodging an application under subsection 106ZQ (1) of the Act must pay a fee mentioned in regulation 4 at the time the application is lodged.


1.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 13 December 2002.