Education, Skills and Employment
As the national regulator for the vocational education and training (VET) sector, the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) seeks to make sure that the sector's quality is maintained through the effective regulation of: - VET providers; - accredited VET courses; - Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) registered providers; and - providers of English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS), excluding those courses delivered by a school or higher education provider or under an entry arrangement with a higher education provider.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Auditor


  • Function Categorization

    Regulatory / Review / Inquiry / Commission

  • Creation Date

    1 July 2011

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Commissioner Ms. Saxon Rice 16 April 2018 15 April 2023
Commissioner Dr. Irene Ioannakis 11 September 2017 10 September 2022
Chief Commissioner Ms. Saxon Rice 13 December 2019 30 June 2020
Other Dr. Irene Ioannakis 13 December 2019 30 June 2020
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