1.1.C.208 Commonwealth registration number (YA, Austudy)
The Commonwealth registration number is a number issued by the Department of Education, Skills and Employment to an Australian Apprentice.
To be considered a full-time Australian Apprentice for YA and Austudy purposes a person must have a current (and not suspended) Commonwealth registration number.
The Department of Education, Skills and Employment is responsible for policy on Commonwealth registration numbers for Australian Apprentices.
Act reference: SSAct section 23(1)-'new apprentice', section 540AA Qualification for YA-new apprentices