Dependants

If you are an international tertiary student studying an award course in a South Australian university or tertiary education institution, or bridging from a student visa, you may choose to enrol your unmarried school-aged children (5 – 18 years old) as Dependants in a South Australian government school.

Your visa subclass and your tertiary student status will determine the category of Dependant.

What is your visa subclass?

wdt_ID Visa subclass Your tertiary student status Category of Dependant
1 500 Full fee-paying international student Children of a full fee-paying international tertiary student
2 500 South Australian endorsed scholarship holder Children of South Australian government endorsed scholarship holder

If your visa subclass or citizenship is one of the following, your children cannot be enrolled as Dependants.

wdt_ID Visa subclass or citizenship Do your children need to be enrolled as international or local students? Follow the link for further information
1 500 If you are an international tertiary student studying English on an ELICOS course only, your children need to be enrolled as full-fee paying international students

Primary school student

High school student

2 New Zealand citizen If your children hold New Zealand citizenship, they can be enrolled as local students. You will find more information on how to enrol your children at Department for Education .
3 188, 400, 401, 403, 416, 420, 476, 485, 489, 602 If you are a business, occupational or cultural visa holder, your children can be enrolled as local students. You will find more information on how to enrol your children at Department for Education.
4 457 and 482 If you are a temporary work (skilled) visa holder, your children can be enrolled directly at your local school subject to capacity.

You will find more information on how to enrol your children at Department for Education. You may be required to pay a contribution fee

 

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