International education action plan

International education action plan

Approval and adoption

The plan resulting from this consultation has been approved and adopted by Council.

Action plan

The public consultation period for our international education action plan has been extended.

You can now give your feedback on the plan by 5pm on Friday 27 April 2018.

We invite your feedback on our international education action plan. The plan includes actions to support international students and help them form lifelong connections with Sydney.

The actions in the plan include:

  • welcoming international students into the Sydney community when they arrive
  • providing a rewarding study experience with access to well
  • being resources and opportunities to participate in city life
  • increasing opportunities to gain meaningful work experience
  • strengthening connections with the local community
  • nurturing our connections with global alumni.

These actions all aim to sustain Sydney's position as a leading education destination in Australia and across the globe.

We would like to hear from people in the tertiary international education sector including students, alumni, education providers, support services, supporting businesses, accommodation providers education agents and residents.

Your feedback will help shape a collaborative plan and help provide a harmonious experience to international students.

How to give your feedback

You can view the plan and provide your feedback by emailing

You can complete an online survey about our plan.

Students and alumni

International education sector and community



학생 및 졸업생

국제 고등 교육 분야 및 지역사회

Alumnos y ex alumnus

Sector y comunidad educativa internacional



Sinh viên và cựu sinh viên

Khu vực giáo dục quốc tế và cộng đồng

Please note, your feedback may be published in publicly available reports at the end of the consultation period. If you would like your feedback to remain confidential, please email

Other ways to give your feedback

We want to make sure everybody has the opportunity to provide ideas and feedback.

If you prefer to talk to us in person, please contact the City of Sydney officer listed in contacts.

If you are Deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment you can contact us through the National Relay Service. You will need to provide our phone number 02 9265 9333.

If you need an interpreter you can contact us through the Translating and Interpreting Service  on 131 450. You will need to provide our phone number 02 9265 9333.

Key dates

Public consultation period
28 February to 27 April 2018


Anouschka Inglis
Strategy Advisor, Economic Strategy

02 9246 7270

Last updated: Thursday, 23 August 2018