Education Amendment Act 2011

28  Fees for domestic students
  • (1) Section 227(1) and (2) are amended by omitting course and substituting in each case programme.

    (2) Section 227 is amended by inserting the following subsections after subsection (1A):

    • (1B) The council of an institution may fix, or specify a means for calculating or ascertaining, a fee for the provision of student services that are provided by the institution or by another person or body on behalf of the institution.

    • (1C) If the Minister gives an institution a direction under section 227A(1)(a) listing the categories of student services that the institution may make available, the council of the institution must ensure that any fees fixed under subsection (1B) for the provision of student services relate only to the types of student services that fall within those categories.

    • (1D) If an institution is given a direction under section 227A(4), the council of the institution must not fix, in relation to the amount that students may be charged for student services, a fee that exceeds the maximum amount specified in the direction.

    (3) Section 227(2) is amended by inserting the following paragraph after paragraph (a):

    • (ab) the fee for the provision of student services (if any) determined under subsection (1B); and.