If you are an international student who is requesting to move to a different education provider before completing 6 (six) calendar months of your principal course, you will need to submit a release letter request.
In order to assess your application our office requires you to send the following information:
A copy of an offer letter from another provider for a course of the same or higher Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level (the offer must be for the current teaching period, and if the start date on the offer letter is in the past; a copy of your Late Arrival Approval must be provided);
A signed statement of reasons, outlining why you are seeking release from your principal UC course
If you are seeking release on compelling grounds, you must provide:
Please Note: Family members who are attached to your Visa who are not residing with you can not be considered under compelling grounds.
Please use the file upload option(s) below to send any extra documentation which you may require to support your form application. You can upload 5 documents per form.