Register a school

The VRQA is running an online information session on new school registration on 24 March 2020. Applications for new school registration close 30 June.

To register for our information session, see:

Before submitting an application, we recommend you meet with our senior officers to discuss your proposal. A pre-application meeting clarifies the registration process and identifies potential issues before you submit your application.

For more information about meeting with us, see:

As part of your application, you will need to fill in additional forms. These forms will be available in the application form or to download separately, see

Amend a school's registration

If you need help completing the application form, see:

Application to register an independent school – Information sheet (docx - 1 (docx - 1.55mb)


Non-school senior secondary

International education

Student exchange programs