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In the Higher Education Data Collections and VET FEE-HELP Data Collection scope documents are provided for each file. One or more files may be included in a submission.

The information in scope documents include:

  • The type of information that should be included in a file
  • Any specific conditions (or prerequisites) that must be reported prior to submitting
  • What submission it is included in
  • Reference to the Reporting Schedule (or previously Timing Matrix)
The type and order of data elements included in a file is provided in the relevant structure document.

This glossary item applies to the collection types:
  • Higher Education Student Collection
  • Higher Education Staff Collection
  • VET Collections
  • University Applications and Offers Collection