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How to Enrol

The enrolment of international students is handled through the Department of Education.
Families of students from overseas are asked to contact the International Service branch:

  • +61 8 8901 1336
  • internationalservice@nt.gov.au

The Department of Education website has information about fees and the steps you need to take to enrol.

To learn more, follow this link: How to enrol at a Government School

Or, email us at palmerston.college@education.nt.gov.au and we will contact you.


Conditions of Enrolment

Applicants must meet all of the Australian Government criteria.

This means they must:

  • stay enrolled as a full-time student
  • have enough funding to cover all expenses during studies
  • if under 18, they must either:
    • live with a parent, legal guardian or relative over the age of 21 or
    • live in homestay accommodation approved by the Department of Education
  • have acceptable health insurance to cover their time in Australia
  • agree to return home when they have completed their studies.


Breaking School Rules

The school may suspend or exclude a student from school if they breach the school’s policies.

Enrolment can be cancelled for the following reasons:

  • failure to pay course fees
  • failure to maintain approved welfare and accommodation arrangements
  • poor attendance
  • misbehaviour.