CAAW: Confirmation of Appropriate Accommodation and Welfare form
Caregiver: A person or service provider responsible for providing care giving services for students under age 18.
DIAC: Department of Immigration and Citizenship.
eCoE: electronic Confirmation of Enrolment.
Eligible relative: A relative eligible to be nominated as a carer must be a brother, sister, step-parent, step-brother, step-sister, grandparent, aunt, uncle, niece or nephew, step-grandparent, step-aunt, step-uncle, step-niece or step-nephew.
Exceptional circumstances: Circumstances that are unusual or out of the ordinary which, with parental support, warrant an accommodation arrangement to be approved.
ESOS: Education Services for Overseas Students.
HAS: Homestay Accommodation Service.
Homestay: A form of accommodation in which a person from overseas lives with a family in a host country and gives reimbursement for the homestay service.
NC07: National Code of Practice for Registration Authorities and Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2007.
Prescribed on campus or off campus accommodation: Monash approved accommodation as listed on the Under 18 web site (http://monash.edu/study/international/apply/under18/accommodation-options.html)
Non-relative: A person who has been a close family friend for a minimum of 2 years, over the age of 21, or a cousin over the age of 21, who takes responsibility for the general care, support and welfare of a student.
Student Visa: A visa described in the Migration Regulations 1994 as a Student (Temporary) (Class TU) visa, other than such a visa for: a) a person who satisfies the secondary criteria, but not the primary criteria, under those Regulations for the grant of the visa; or b) an exchange student or AusAID student within the meaning of those Regulations; or c) an overseas student who has been approved by the Minister for Defence to undertake a course of study or training under a scholarship scheme or training program approved by the Minister for Defence; or d) an overseas student who has been approved under another scholarship scheme, or an exchange scheme, sponsored by the Commonwealth to undertake a course of study or training in Australia.