Home Nomination

Parents of under 18 year old students planning to study in Australia may wish to nominate distant relatives or close family friends for their child to live with whilst studying.

  • Accommodation and living arrangements must meet both Auzzie Families Homestay standards and the education providers standards.
  • Parents must complete a Parent Nomination for Homestay form. Please allow 6 weeks for processing.
  • Education Provider will issue a Confirmation of Appropriate Accommodation and Welfare (CAAW) for your child’s visa.
  • The person nominated to provide accommodation and all family members aged over 18 years living in the home must complete a Working with Children Check.
  • Auzzie Families will approve the arrangements once the nominated homestay meets all requirements.
  • The nominated homestay parent becomes carer for the student.
  • An annual screening fee applies.
  • Placement fees are non-refundable once the screening process begins or should the nominated homestay be rejected.
  • Any refund of unused prepaid placement fee will incur a service fee of $130.