Toorak College | 1874 Mount Eliza

DEST Description Of The ESOS Framework

What’s the ESOS Framework?

image.php?size=web&imageID=232Your rights and responsibilities as an overseas student. The Australian Government wants overseas students in Australia to have a safe, enjoyable and rewarding place to study.

Australia’s laws promote quality education and consumer protection for overseas students. These laws are known as the ESOS framework and include the:

Education Services for Overseas (ESOS) Act 2000.


Protection for Overseas Students

As an overseas student on a student visa, you must study with an education provider and in a course that can be found on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students.

CRICOS registration guarantees that your chosen course and the education provider meet the high standards necessary for overseas students.

Please check carefully that the details of your course − including its location − match the information on CRICOS.

Your Rights

The ESOS framework protects your rights, including the following:

Your Right to Know:

Your Responsibilities

As an overseas student on a Student VISA, you have responsibilities to:

Please contact us for more information.