Important message regarding recently changed processes
The Home Education Unit (HEU) has made some adjustments to its business arrangements.
If you wish to submit an application for registration of your child for home education, please
complete the online Application for registration for home education.
Further information regarding submission of new applications via email can be found at the
Preparing an application page.
Submission of reports
If you are submitting the required report on your child’s educational progress, please submit the completed report and associated attachments via the online report form.
More information regarding submission of reports via the online report form can be found at the
Home Education Unit
The HEU assists parents to understand their obligations in meeting the standard conditions of registration and oversees the
home education registration and
The Chief Executive or delegates are the officers with the authority to issue registration for home education.
The HEU can help with:
- understanding the registration or reporting processes
- completing the registration application form and accompanying documentation
- opening learning accounts with the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority for registered children entering the compulsory participation phase (known as Learner Unique Identifier, LUI)
- facilitating payment of
Textbook and Resource Allowance. Parents of registered home educated children who are age equivalent to Years 7–12 will be contacted by the HEU in March of each year to organise payment.