Go to top of page

390 Permanent resident eligibility for HELP assistance

Description

A code which identifies details about citizenship, permanent resident status and permanent visa status

Details

Version: 3.0
First year: 2012
Last year: -
Field name: ELIGIBILITY
Element name: Permanent resident eligibility for HELP assistance

Code format:

Data Type: Numeric
Units: Code (numeric)
Width: 1

Classification

CODE MEANING
0 Australian citizen or holder of a permanent humanitarian visa
Permanent visa holder (other than permanent humanitarian visa holder) or New Zealand citizen who is Commonwealth supported and who began the course on or after 1 January 2005
Overseas student
Permanent visa holder who is non-Commonwealth supported and who has requested FEE-HELP for a bridging for overseas trained professionals course
Permanent visa holder or New Zealand citizen who is exempt from payment of student contribution or tuition fee
Permanent visa holder or New Zealand citizen who is non-Commonwealth supported and who has not requested FEE-HELP
1 Commonwealth supported pre-2005 HECS student with a permanent visa (other than a permanent humanitarian visa) who is eligible for HECS-HELP
Commonwealth supported pre-2005 HECS student who is a New Zealand citizen who commenced the course before 1 January 1996, and who is eligible for HECS-HELP
Non-Commonwealth supported pre-2005 PELS student with a permanent visa (other than a permanent humanitarian visa) who has requested and is eligible for FEE-HELP
2 Commonwealth supported pre-2005 HECS student with a permanent visa (other than a permanent humanitarian visa) who is not eligible for HECS-HELP because they are residing overseas
Commonwealth supported pre-2005 HECS student who is a New Zealand citizen who is not eligible for HECS-HELP because they are residing overseas
Non-Commonwealth supported pre-2005 PELS student with a permanent visa who has requested but is not eligible for FEE-HELP because the student is residing overseas
3 Commonwealth supported pre-2005 HECS student with a permanent visa (other than a permanent humanitarian visa) who is not eligible for HECS-HELP because the student meets the prescribed residency requirements and first met them more than 12 months ago
Commonwealth supported pre-2005 HECS student who is a New Zealand citizen who is not eligible for HECS-HELP because the student commenced the course on or after 1January 1996
Non-Commonwealth supported pre-2005 PELS student with a permanent visa who is not eligible for FEE-HELP because the student satisfies the residency test and first satisfied it more than 12 months ago

Coding notes

Transitional arrangements for pre-2005 students end on 31 December 2008. This element will only be required for revisions or retrospective reporting of student data from 1 January 2009.

HEIMS will treat this field as a blank for any data with a census data after 1 January 2009.

Please refer to the Glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.

Input files

​Higher Education:

  • Load/Liability (LL)
  • Revised Load/Liability (RL)

Change History

Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.


Return to top