International students are an important and valued part of Australia’s world class education system. Those impacted by the COVID-19 emergency can contact email@example.com or 1300 981 621 (9am to 5pm AEDST Monday to Friday).
In addition to the information provided below, a range of resources and support can be found on the Study in Australia website, the official Australian Government website for international students.
Support and wellbeing
Access to superannuation for international students
On 4 April 2020, the Government announced international students who have been in Australia for longer than 12 months and who find themselves in financial hardship during the coronavirus crisis will be able to access their Australian superannuation.
For more information see the announcement.
Health and wellbeing support
To find out how you can seek help if you are experiencing distress, anxiety or concern as an international student as a result of COVID-19, read the Support for international students affected by coronavirus fact sheet.
General information for international students outside Australia, and those in the country, is available.
Frequently Asked Questions.
Year 11 and 12 students
- Advice for Year 11 and 12 students seeking to travel to Australia from mainland China (给寻求从中国大陆前往澳大利亚的11年级和12年级学生的建议) (Chinese)
- Information for schools on exemption to travel restrictions for Years 11 and 12 International Students
- Information for Education Authorities and Designated State Authorities (DSAs) on exemption to COVID-19 travel restrictions for Years 11 and 12 International Students