Education Authority Accountability

Compliance and accountability information related to government funding and registration requirements.


Guidelines to assist schools in managing severe allergies.

Annual Reports

Information relating to Commonwealth and State Government requirements for Annual Reporting.

Australian Government Accountability

Requirements under the Australian Education Act 2013 (Cth).

Australian Government Recurrent Grants

Schools receiving Australian Government General Recurrent Grants must account for them financially and educationally.

Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund

Obligations of schools in the administration of Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund.

Census - Australian Government Department of Education and Training

The Australian Government census of Independent schools.

Census - Victorian Government Department of Education and Training

The Victorian Government census of Independent schools.

Conveyance Allowances

Conveyance allowances are available to eligible students attending government and non-government schools in all country and designated outer metropolitan areas.

Education and Training Reform Act 2006 (Vic)

Legislative requirements under the Education Training and Reform Act 2006 (Vic) including a set of overarching principles upon which the practice of education and training is to be based.

Electoral Advertising

Requirements under the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) in relation to electoral advertisements.

Financial Questionnaire (FQ)

Information to assist schools when completing the Financial Questionnaire as part of the Australian Education Act 2013 (Cth) requirements and obligations for receiving Australian Government funding.

Interstate Student Data Transfer Note (ISDTN)

Forms and protocols as agreed by MCEECDYA.

Legislative Base

The various Acts and Regulations covering school operations.

School Registration

The Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA) has established minimum standards in relation to School Registration.

Socioeconomic Status (SES) Funding – Student Parental Address Collection

Processes required by Australian Government Department of Education and Training (Aus DET) for the collection of student parental address information from non-government schools.

State Government Recurrent Grants

The State Grant is paid based on information provided by schools, including CSEF applications to the State Government and student numbers in the Australian Government’s August Census.

Student Attendance

Requirements for roll marking and monitoring of attendance.

Student Background Characteristics Data Collection

Data collection required for the Australian Government under the Schools Assistance Act 2008 (Cth).

Student Reporting

Requirements under Australian Government Regulations.

VET in Schools

Accountability requirements for the vocational education and training in schools program.

Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) Responsibilities

A principal’s responsibilities in providing VCAL.

Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) Responsibilities

A principal’s responsibilities in providing the VCE.