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Student Accommodation Rating Scheme

The Student Accommodation Rating Scheme (STARS) is a system that rates properties suitable for student accommodation. This rating enables owners and managers to assess their property using objective criteria, and provides students with a standard basis to compare accommodation options available.

The STARS management system has had the following policy and industry support:

  • International Education Advisory Council Final Report – Australia Educating Globally (Federal Government) 2013
  • Agenda for Australia Higher Education 2013-2016 - Universities Australia Policy Agenda 2013
  • Marginal Rental Housing in Australia – Australian Housing Urban Research Institute (AHURI) Policy Paper 2013
  • The NSW Government Response To The Industry Action Plans For Digital Economy, International Education And Research, Manufacturing, And Professional Services 2012
  • Intergovernmental student housing policy taskforce
  • Education Adelaide student housing working party
  • Consultation with over 30 Universities and Education Providers nationwide, local and state government authorities and peak industry bodies
  • Published in Australian Financial Review and various property publications and ABC Radio

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