Duration: 
12 weeks
Fees: 
$500
Start dates:
12 July 2021
27 September 2021

Overview

The BAS Agent Registration Skill Set is designed for those who are seeking registration as a business activity statement (BAS) agent with the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB).

To become a registered BAS agent, you must satisfy the relevant qualifications and experience requirements that are set out in the Tax Agent Services Regulations 2009 (TASR). Successful completion of this course meets the requirement for a Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) approved course in basic GST/BAS principles.

You'll learn how to carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks and how to establish and maintain a payroll system.

Find further information on BAS agent registration on the TPB website.


This course has various entry points. For information on the available dates please submit an enquiry below and a VU representative will be in contact with you.

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Learn how to carry out business activity statement tasks and establish a payroll system with the BAS Agent Registration Skill Set.

Careers

Once you've successfully registered as a BAS Agent with the TPB, you could find employment as a:

  • BAS agent
  • Bookkeeper
  • Payroll officer.

Please refer to the Learning Outcomes section for further information about requirements for registration with the Tax Practitioners Board.

Course contents

To be issued a Statement of Attainment for FNSSS00004 BAS Agent Registration Skill Set, a student must successfully complete two (2) core units.

Are you working in the accounting or finance industry and seeking registration as a business activity statement (BAS) agent?

To become a registered BAS agent, you must satisfy the relevant qualifications and experience requirements that are set out in the Tax Agent Services Regulations 2009 (TASR). Successful completion of the Polytechnic’s BAS Agent Registration Skill Set meets the requirement for a Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) approved course in basic GST/BAS principles.

You will learn how to carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks and how to establish and maintain a payroll system.

For further information on BAS agent registration, refer to the TPB website. https://www.tpb.gov.au/bas-agents.

Admission & pathways

Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee you entry into this course. Some courses receive more applications than the number of places available. In this situation we will also assess your education, work and other relevant experience.

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How to register

Apply direct to VU

Apply direct to VU using our admission centre, submit applications for one or more courses, track and save your progress and upload additional information.

Direct applications open 24 April 2021.


Already a VU student?

If you are already a VU student, apply direct to VU using our Admissions centre to transfer into this course. Remember it’s best to be accepted into your new course before withdrawing from your current one.

After you apply

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  • Complete any requests for information by the given dates, otherwise your application may not be considered

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