C7 - Global Engagement

University Compliance Owner: Professor Jacqueline Lo, Pro Vice-Chancellor (International).

Tier Act Purpose DSO*
1 Autonomous Sanctions Act 2011 (Cth) An Act to make provision relating to sanctions to facilitate the conduct of Australia's external affairs, and for related purposes Ms Kim Evans
Senior Legal Counsel
2 Charter of the United Nations Act 1945 (Cth) An Act to approve the Charter of the United Nations, and to enable Australia to apply sanctions giving effect to certain decisions of the Security Council Ms Kim Evans
Senior Legal Counsel
1 Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 (Cth) An Act to regulate education services for overseas students, and for related purposes. The principal objects of this Act are:
(a) to provide financial and tuition assurance to overseas students for courses for which they have paid; and
(b) to protect and enhance Australia’s reputation for quality education and training services; and
(c) to complement Australia’s migration laws by ensuring providers collect and report information relevant to the administration of the law relating to student visas.

Mr Dave Lamb
Executive Director, Student Operations

Ms Kim Evans
Senior Legal Counsel

National Code 2018

The National Code applies to all providers of education and training courses registered under the ESOS Act and their agents.

Part B of the Code sets out 11 standards to ensure registered providers can understand and comply with their obligations.

2 Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration Charges) Act 1997 (Cth) An Act to impose registration charges in relation to the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students.

Ms Kim Evans
Senior Legal Counsel

1 Australia's Foreign Relations (State and Territory Arrangements) Act 2020 (Cth) An Act to protect and manage Australia’s foreign relations by establishing a notification and assessment scheme for identified foreign arrangements.

Dr Glen Stafford
Director, Internationalisation Strategy

2 Migration Act 1958 (Cth)

An Act relating to the entry into, and presence in, Australia of aliens, and the departure or deportation from Australia of aliens and certain other persons.

Note: This Act also applies to the immigration of staff, titleholders and visitors. Refer to the Industrial & Employment category for further information.

Mr Dave Lamb
Executive Director, Student Operations

Ms Kim Evans
Senior Legal Counsel

DSO* = Designated Specialist Officer