International Student Contract Dispute Resolution Scheme Rules 2016

Part 2 Administration of scheme

21 Functions of DRS operator


The core functions of the DRS operator are to—


provide an independent scheme for resolving disputes between international students and education providers that fall within the scheme’s jurisdiction; and


operate the scheme in accordance with the scheme’s purpose and these rules; and


resolve, or assist in resolving, disputes under the scheme by agreement between the parties or, if applicable, by adjudication.


Other functions of the DRS operator include—


to promote and publicise the scheme; and


to monitor compliance with these rules; and


to monitor and report on the effectiveness of the scheme; and


to carry out any other function of the scheme under these rules.