The Student Identifiers Registrar is a Commonwealth statutory office established by the Student Identifiers Act 2014 and is responsible for administering the USI initiative nationally. The Registrar is appointed by the Commonwealth Skills Minister in consultation with the ministers responsible for skills in states and territories. Jason Coutts is the Student Identifiers Registrar
The USI Office located in the Federal Department of Education and Training assists the Registrar. The USI Office manages the USI Registry System which creates and stores the USIs.