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Why do I need to pay and obtain Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) if I am commencing studies online outside Australia?

OSHC is a mandatory requirement for student visa holders regardless of whether you are physically in or outside of Australia. If you are applying for a student visa, you will need to provide evidence of OSHC cover to the Department of Home Affairs along with your student visa application.

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Updated 17/12/2020 01.29 PM