This policy is current as at 29/03/2020 11:16pm, AEDT. Please refer to policy library website ( for an updated version.

Document history and details

Implementation Date


Reference Number


Approval Date


Superseded Documents

This policy supersedes School Visits by Overseas Students or Adults 96/174, December 1996.

Document History

17/07/2018 Updated references to the visa subclasses to 500 from 571 due to changes made by Department of Home Affairs

Changes since previous version

Section 1 updated to include volunteers, interns, teachers, and assistant teachers from overseas at 1.1.6 Section 4 updated to include 4.1.7

SCIS Number


Publication Data

Publicly Available


Policy Groups

Administration (Schools and student)

Leading and managing the school categories

Educational leadership

Subject Keywords

international students, international groups, hosting visits, short-term enrolments, educational groups, international groups, international volunteers, international interns, international teachers, international assistant teachers, practicum, language assistant teachers

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