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
5.00
Years version active
2021

Input Packets

Packets/Groups it appears in

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

The 2022 Instrument for Higher Education Data Collection has now been released. A new version of element E446 is available in the 2022 higher education reporting requirements.

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

VET only

Codes used by the department for re-crediting purposes and are not reportable by VET providers are listed under the term Remission in the Glossary.