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The TQI registration year is 1 April to 31 March. All registrations and permits to teach are valid to 31 March each year. A tax deductible application fee is payable at the time of application for registration/permit to teach and annually during renewal. The fee structure for initial applications for registration/permit to teach is shown below:
Date on which application is submitted online Fee payable Renewal Date
Between 1 January and 30 June $115 31 March of the following year
Between 1 July and 30 September $90 31 March of the following year
Between 1 October and 31 December*
(Office is closed from 25 December to 1 January inclusive)
$60 31 March of the following year
* Applications submitted online from the start of the last week of the public school year to 31 December will be treated as being submitted on 1 January.

Payment information

  • Applications will not be processed until the application fee has been paid.
  • You can pay the application fee online, using Visa or MasterCard. You will be prompted to do this at the end of the online application process.
  • The application fee is refundable if TQI does not grant you registration.

Are you ready to complete an online application form?
Do you have certified copies of proof of identity documents worth 100 points? *  
Do you have certified copies of proof of former names (if applicable)? *  
Do you have a certified copy of both sides of your ACT Working with Vulnerable People (WwVP) registration card?*  
If you are not an Australian or New Zealand citizen, do you have a certified copy of proof of your Australian residency status or Australian work permit? *  
Do you have certified copies of official university final academic transcripts for each higher education and teaching qualification? *
If you are graduating in the near future, do not complete the application until you have been issued with your final academic transcripts. Incomplete applications will NOT be processed.
Do you have a certified copy of an IELTS (or equivalent) English language proficiency test (if applicable)? *  
Do you have your Visa or MasterCard ready to pay the tax deductible application fee online, or a commitment to paying by another method as soon as you receive your tax invoice? *