Citizen resident code

Description

A code indicating a student's/applicant’s citizenship and residence status

Format

Code category
Element (E)
Element #
358
Element Type
String
Width
1
Version Revision Date
Version
6.00
Years version active
2021
2022

Allowable Values

VALUE MEANING
1 Australian citizen (including Australian citizens with dual citizenship)
2 New Zealand citizen or a diplomatic or consular representative of New Zealand, a member of the staff of such a representative or the spouse or dependent relative of such a representative, excluding those with Australian citizenship. (Note: includes any such persons who have Permanent Resident status)
8

Students/applicants with permanent humanitarian visa

3 Students/applicants with permanent visa other than permanent humanitarian visa
4 Student/applicant has a temporary entry permit or is a diplomat or a dependent of a diplomat (except New Zealand) and resides in Australia during the unit of study
5 Not one of the above categories and student/applicant is residing outside Australia during the unit of study/time of application

Additional Information

Code overseas students residing overseas as “5”

Applications and Offers only

HEPs / TACs

Data is required in all submissions.

VET only

VET providers are only to report codes "1", "2" and "8". Students with Australian citizenship, holders of New Zealand Special Category or permanent humanitarian visas are eligible for VET assistance.