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Terms of use of USI services

Using this website

In using the department's website, you agree to the following terms.

You agree:

  • not to attempt to modify, adapt, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of the department's website
  • not to tamper with other persons' access to the department's website or commit unauthorised intrusion into any part of the department's website, including computers, files, accounts, networks and equipment
  • not to attempt to bypass the network firewall
  • not to use any part of the department's website for which you are not authorised or devise ways to circumvent security in order to access part of the department's website for which you are not authorised – including but not limited to, scanning networks with the intent to breach and/or evaluate security, whether or not the intrusion results in access or not
  • not to attempt to misuse the department's website – including but is not limited to password cracking, social engineering (defrauding others into releasing their passwords), denial-of-service attacks, harmful and malicious destruction of data, injection of computer viruses, or intentional invasion of privacy.

Other terms and conditions

To access the USI Registry System, you need to understand and agree to the relevant terms and conditions shown below.

For students


USI accounts

Terms and Conditions when creating or accessing your USI account. 


Acting on behalf of a student

Terms and conditions when creating a USI on behalf of another person

For education or training providers

Education or Training Providers

Organisation Portal

Terms and conditions for staff of providers, VRBs and VABs who are accessing the Organisation Portal.


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Last Modified on Friday 20th October 2023 [223]