Reporting tools, support, key dates and resources for registered training organisations, state training authorities and boards of studies and student management system vendors.
April 2023 update
VET Information Standard in development
NCVER is leading the development of a new VET Information Standard in partnership with the Australian Government and state and territory governments. When it's approved, this new standard will replace the AVETMISS VET Provider 8.0 Collection Specifications. For the latest updates, click or tap the "Learn more" button.
AVETMISS 8 reporting tools & support
AVETMISS Validation Software File validation and data submission system.
Data Entry Tool For registered training organisations with fewer than 100 students to use.
RTO fact sheets In-depth information on collecting, reporting, validating and submitting AVETMISS data.
Data Support Bulletin A quarterly e-Newsletter to update RTOs on AVETMISS, reporting and policy issues.
AVETMISS contact Contact information for help with AVETMISS reporting, the validation software and more.
AVETMISS support for...
Registered Training Organisations AVETMISS information for RTOs, including the validation software, the data entry tool and more.
State Training Authorities and Boards of Studies AVETMISS information for state training authorities and boards of studies.
Student Management System vendors AVETMISS information for vendors of student management system software.
What is AVETMISS? An overview of the statistical standard used to ensure nationally consistent reporting of VET data.
AVETMISS Compliant Software Register A list of publicly available AVETMISS-compliant student management systems and data entry tools.
National VET Data Policy Information about the National VET Data Policy on the Australian Government Department of Employment and Workplace Relations website.
Webinars and videos Download webinars and videos on a range of RTO-related topics, including AVETMISS reporting, and the USI transcript update tool.
Unique Student Identifier (USI) Information about the Unique Student Identifier scheme.
RTO key dates in 2023
1 January to |
28 February 2023
|RTOs||AVETMISS VET Provider collection window open for submission of 2022 data direct to NCVER*|
|March 31||RTOs||Aggregate Reporting due (exempted RTOs under Sections 5.3 and 5.5 of the National VET Data Policy)|
|May 1 to 15||NCVER||Q1 2023 AVETMISS VET provider collection window open*|
|mid-May||RTOs||USI Transcript Update Tool available for updates to 2022 data|
|17 May||ASQA||CEO Declaration on compliance due|
|May||NCVER||RTOs contacted re promoting SOS Survey|
|June to August||NCVER||Student Outcomes Survey - students contacted throughout June-August to participate|
|June 30||ASQA||Quality indicator reports due - Learner engagement and student satisfaction surveys|
|August 1 to 14||RTOs||Q2 2023 AVETMISS VET provider collection window opens*|
|November 1 to 15||RTOs||Q3 2023 AVETMISS VET provider collection window opens*|
|December||NCVER||2023 Student Outcomes Survey published|
* If you submit AVETMISS data via a State Training Authority please check their submission dates