Remission reason code

Description

A code which identifies the reason for a remission

Format

Code category
Element (E)
Element #
446
Element Type
String
Width
2
Version Revision Date
Version
5.10
Years version active
2022

Allowable Values

VALUE MEANING
01 Remission due to special circumstances
06 Remission under an approved tuition assurance arrangement
12 Remission/Re-credit of HELP due to no tax file number
16 Not a genuine student
17 Provider completes Request for Commonwealth assistance form
18 Student not entitled/eligible
19 Student not academically suited

Additional Information

Higher Education only

Use code ‘12’ when a student receives a repayment and/or re-credit of their HELP balance as a result of determining, after the census date, that the student does not have a valid tax file number. For codes reportable by Higher Education providers please see the Remissions and re-credits page located in the glossary.

VET only

Codes are used by the department for re-crediting purposes. For codes reportable by VET providers please see the Remissions and re-credits page located in the glossary.