Education Standards Act 2001

  • This version includes a correction to section 69(2) made under section 25(j)(iii) and 25(j)(iv) of the Legislation Act 2012.
8 Enrolment may be annulled if based on false information

(1)

The heading to section 11O of the principal Act is amended by adding the words or temporary residence.

(2)

Section 11O of the principal Act is amended by inserting, after subsection (1), the following subsection:

(1A)

The Board of a state school that has an enrolment scheme may, subject to subsection (4), annul the enrolment of a student if, following a review under section 11OA, the Board determines that the student has used a temporary residence for the purpose of gaining enrolment at the school.

(3)

Section 11O of the principal Act is amended by repealing subsections (4) and (5), and substituting the following subsections:

(4)

If the Board annuls an enrolment under any of subsections (1), (1A), or (3), the annulment takes effect 1 month from the date on which the Board decides to annul the enrolment.

(5)

A Board that annuls the enrolment of a student must immediately—

(a)

advise the student’s parents, in writing, of the date of annulment and the date on which it takes effect; and

(b)

advise the Secretary of the name of the student and the date of annulment.