SATAC processing fees will apply to your application*. Fees are subject to change depending on the type of courses you are applying for and the date you submit your application.

The tables below explain the different fees that apply at different times of the admission period.

Make sure you check the details of your application so you are aware of the fees and charges that apply. SATAC does not waive or refund fees.

Payment of SATAC fees does not guarantee that you will receive an offer to a course.

Applying for semester 1 2021
Date of application Type of applicant Fee payable
3 August 2020 to 30 September 2020 Current year 12 students  $45.00
  All other applicants $85.00
1 October 2020 to 12 March 2021** Current year 12 students $185.00
  All other applicants $225.00
Applying for midyear and summer semester 2021
Date of application Type of applicant Fee payable
3 August 2020 to 5 November 2021** Current year 12 students  $45.00
  All other applicants $85.00

The fees payable for midyear and summer semester apply when you include midyear or summer semester courses only in your preferences. If you add a semester 1 preference to your application any time after 30 September 2020 you will be charged a higher fee.

Applying for STAT
Date of application and/or payment Type of applicant Fee payable
3 August 2020 to 31 October 2020 All applicants  $170.00
1 November 2020 to 11 March 2021 All applicants $256.00
Applying for midyear and summer semester 2020
Date of application Type of applicant Fee payable
5 August 2019 to 6 November 2020 Current year 12 students  $45.00
  All other applicants $85.00

Payment options

There are a few options for paying your SATAC fees.

Pay online

You can pay online using a Visa or Mastercard.

Pay in person

You can print a tax invoice from your application which you can then use to

  • Pay at any Australia Post Office using POSTbillpay
  • Mail to SATAC, 104 Frome Street, Adelaide, SA 5000 with a cheque, money order or your Visa or Mastercard details
  • Pay in person at SATAC using EFTPOS, Visa or Mastercard

SATAC does not accept cash payments.

*Except international year 12 applicants who are studying an Australian year 12 program overseas in 2020

**Closing dates for courses vary, use course search to find out more about key dates for midyear and summer semester courses

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