It is our job to make sure independent schools and senior secondary providers are capable of managing their own finances. Your school should take a proactive approach to preventing, detecting and treating any signs of financial stress.
Students are also consumers, so we may take action to protect their interests if issues around a school's financial viability arise.
We have prepared guidelines to help schools understand our powers and how we conduct financial capability assessments:
The following video and presentation may help schools with financial management.
To download the presentation slides, see: