Application Fees

Application fees
Stage 1: Evidence Review $650.00
Stage 2: Technical Interview $1,250.00
Stage 2: Practical Assessment held at a VETASSESS-approved venue $1,500.00
Stage 2: Practical Assessment held at your workplace* $1,250.00
Other fees
Reassessment AUD $600.00
Reissue of Skills Assessment Outcome Document AUD $75.00
Assessment appeal AUD $350.00

*If you do not work in Metropolitan Melbourne and require an assessor to visit your workplace, a travel surcharge will apply. This is costed on a case by case basis – please contact us for more information.

You must pay fees before each stage of your National Skills Recognition assessment.

Payment can be made mail or in person. Please note: we do not accept cash.

By mail

We accept the following payments by mail:

  • Credit card (MasterCard or VISA) - pay by credit card by downloading and completing the Credit Card Authority Form (172KB pdf) and mailing it to us with your application.
  • Cheque - the cheque must be cleared before the service is provided, and overseas payments must be by bank cheque or bank draft payable at an Australian bank.
  • Australia Post money order.

In person

We accept the following payment methods in person:

  • EFTPOS (electronic funds transfer point of sale
  • Credit card (MasterCard or VISA).

Fees are refundable in limited circumstances. Full details of VETASSESS' refund policy are available here.