Homestay nominated application form
You can submit your application online using the form below, or offline by downloading the Nominated Homestay Application form and returning it to South Australian Government Schools.
Steps to become a nominated homestay
Step 1 Nominated homestay application
Please read the Code of Conduct and Quality Service Expectations carefully.
Complete the Nominated Homestay Application form. Please ensure that you answer every question.
Step 2 Submit your form
Submit your Homestay Nominated Application form and copies of all current Child Related Employment Screening*.
If you and/or other persons over the age of 18 residing in your home already have a current Child Related Employment Screening OR South Australian Teacher Registration Certificate, please provide a copy with your Nominated Homestay Application form.
*All persons over the age of 18 residing in your home (except international students studying in a South Australian government school) are required to have a Child Related Employment Screening from the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion (DCSI) which is valid for 3 years..
Step 3 Child Related Employment Screening
If you and/or other persons over the age of 18 residing in your home (except international students studying in a South Australian government school) do not have a current Child Related Employment Screening, we will initiate your screening application online with the DCSI Screening Unit. DCSI will send you an email to activate and complete your screening application.
Step 4 Home visit and interview
The final step to become a nominated homestay is a visit and interview in your home. Once your application has been assessed and Child Related Employment Screening/s has been received, one of our accommodation officers will contact you to arrange a home visit and interview. We will explain your obligations in more detail and answer any questions that you may have.