Education Amendment Act 2011

6  Enrolment of foreign students
  • (1) The heading to section 4 is amended by omitting foreign and substituting international.

    (2) Section 4(1), (2), (7), and (8) are amended by omitting a foreign and substituting in each case an international.

    (3) Section 4 is amended by repealing subsections (3) to (6) and substituting the following subsections:

    • (3) Except as provided in subsection (5), no international student may be enrolled at a State school if the student's enrolment has the effect that a domestic student who is entitled to enrol there and has applied for enrolment is not able to be enrolled.

    • (4) Except as provided in subsection (5), no international student may be enrolled in any subject, course, or programme at a State school if the student's enrolment has the effect that a domestic student who is entitled to enrol in the subject, course, or programme and has applied for enrolment in it is not able to be enrolled in it.

    • (5) Although domestic students may not be able to be enrolled, an international student may be enrolled at a State school, or in any subject, course, or programme at a State school, if the enrolment is in a vacant place—

      • (a) that the board established for international students; and

      • (b) the continued availability of which is dependent on the fees payable by international students enrolled in it.