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Exemptions from USI

The student should be permitted to enrol and undertake their chosen course of study or training. 

Providers delivering VET training should refer to Fact-Sheet-USI-validation for details on meeting their Australian Vocational Education and Training Management Information Statistical Standard reporting obligations or contact the National Centre for Vocational Education Research by emailing them at

Higher Education providers should email for guidance on how to satisfy their reporting requirements.

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No. The document from the Student Identifiers Registrar confirming exemption from the USI is the only evidence required.

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