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This determination sets out information about students with disability that approved authorities for certain schools are required to provide to consultants undertaking the Student with Disability Loading Settings Review for the Department of Education, Skills and Employment. It also prescribes how and when the information is to be provided.
Administered by: Education, Skills and Employment
Registered 02 Jul 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-Aug-2021
Tabled Senate03-Aug-2021

I, Alan Tudge, Minister for Education and Youth, make this determination under subsection 52(3A) and paragraph 58A(2)(e) of the Australian Education Regulation 2013.


Dated   29 June 2021

 

 

 

ALAN TUDGE
Minister for
Education and Youth


 1                  Name

                     This determination is the Australian Education (Required Information – Student with Disability Loading Settings Review) Determination 2021.

2                   Commencement

                     This determination commences on the day after registration.

3                   Authority

                     This determination is made under subsection 52(3A) and paragraph 58A(2)(e) of the Australian Education Regulation 2013.

4                   Definitions

                      Note:                 The following expressions used in this instrument are defined in the                                      Regulation:

(a)     levels of adjustment (see section 17A)

(b)     student with disability (see section 4).

                     In this determination:

nominated person means personnel of PricewaterhouseCoopers Consulting engaged to undertake the Review.

Regulation means the Australian Education Regulation 2013.

Review means the Student with Disability Loading Settings Review conducted on behalf of the department.

5                   Additional required information about students with disability

(1)           For paragraph 58A(2)(e) of the Regulation, the following information is to be provided by the approved authority for a school nominated by the department:

(a)          for each level of adjustment, the cost of the adjustments provided for students with disability at the school, and

(b)          for a student receiving more than one adjustment, the cost of these adjustments.

Example:      Adjustments include measures such as specialised equipment to allow a student with disability to participate in education on the same basis as a student without disability.

(2)           For subsection 52(3A) of the Regulation, the information mentioned in subsection (1) above is to be provided to the nominated person by 29 October 2021, by:

(a)          completing a survey provided by the nominated person for the purposes of the Review; and

(b)          participating in any school visit conducted by the nominated person for the purposes of the Review.