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Teachers in NSW pay an annual fee to support accreditation and ongoing professional development and training. Application fees also apply to higher levels of accreditation.

How much?

Review the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards (BOSTES) current annual fees and costs for submitting higher levels of accreditation applications.

More about fee pricing.

Pay your annual accreditation fee

You can pay your annual fee online, over the phone or by cheque.

Pay annual fee now.

Pay your application fee for higher levels of accreditation

Preliminary assessment and submission fees apply for Highly Accomplished or Lead Teacher Accreditation.

Pay higher level accreditation fees now.

Pay your re-accreditation fee

A fee is charged to apply for re-accreditation after you have been ceased.

Pay re-accreditation fee now

Taking or returning from leave

If you are taking extended time off, you may be able to put your annual accreditation fee on hold. Your accreditation must be reactivated when you return to teaching in NSW.

More about fees and taking leave.

Payment terms and conditions

Paying your annual fee is a condition of accreditation, and therefore employment as a teacher in a NSW school.

Read all terms and conditions.

Update your details

Moved or changed your name? Don't forget to let us know and to regularly log in to your online account to keep track of your accreditation details.

Read about accessing and updating your details.

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