Aligning new governance arrangements with renewed focus

From the beginning of 2021, ASQAs governance arrangements have undergone major changes to ensure the best structure and management capabilities to most effectively supervise the VET department.

The National VET Regulator will also be known as ASQA’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

With the implementation of new governance arrangements, you will see:

  • under the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011, the roles and responsibilities of Commissioners removed, reinforcing the role of the CEO as the single independent statutory office holder, with responsibilities conferred upon the CEO as the accountable authority for ASQA
  • regulatory decisions being delegated to different levels within ASQA, and
  • increased opportunities for internal reconsideration of ASQA’s regulatory decisions.

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