Fact sheet - Information for new providers

From 1 January 2017, VET Student Loans commenced replacing the VET FEE‑HELP scheme for all new students. The new student loans program will be affordable, sustainable and student-centred. It will give eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay for their course upfront. The new VET Student Loans program will offer greater protection for students and focus on courses that address industry needs, creating better opportunities for employment.