The Victorian Home Education Advisory Committee provides guidance, information and feedback to DET and the VRQA on the operation of the Regulations. This advice is used by DET and the VRQA to inform the development and implementation of the home education guidelines, support materials and templates plus other non-regulatory matters as they arise.

The following members of VHEAC represent the home education community:

  • Mark Bachmann
  • Ben Clark                                                 ben6clark (at) gmail (dot) com                     0407 095 230
  • Faye                                                           faye@home-ed.vic.edu.au
  • Litsa Grace                                               litsagrace@gmail.com
  • Pavlina McMaster                                  pavlina@home-ed.vic.edu.au
  • Susan Wight                                            swight@home-ed.vic.edu.au                         0408513556
  • Mish Baker (disability advocate)

Your VHEAC reps strive to represent the whole home education community.

VHEAC also includes Home Education academic, Dr Glenda Jackson

There is a VHEAC secretariat within DET which can be contacted at vheac@edumail.vic.gov.au


VHEAC Communiques are posted below.



April 13, 2020

VHEAC Communique March 2020

Available in Word format and PDF below. [gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/VHEACCommunique3March2020_E.pdf”]
January 31, 2020

VHEAC Update – end 2019

[gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/VHEAC-Combined-Communique-24Sept19-and-14Nov19.pdf”]
July 15, 2019

VHEAC Communique June 2019

[gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/VHEAC-Communique-25-June-2019.pdf”] Also available in Word format
May 20, 2019

VHEAC Communique April 2019

[gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/FINAL-VHEAC-Communique-30-April-2019.pdf”]
December 6, 2018

VHEAC Communique Nov 2018

[gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/VHEAC-Communique-8-November-2018.pdf”]
August 28, 2018

VHEAC Communique August 2018

[gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/VHEAC-Communique-7-August-2018.pdf”]
May 18, 2018

VHEAC Communique April 2018

An overview of the latest VHEAC meeting discussions. [gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/VHEAC-Communique-30-April-2018.pdf”]
March 22, 2018

VHEAC Communique Feb 2018

[gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/FINALVHEACCommunique27February2018.pdf”]
December 1, 2017

VHEAC Communique Nov 2017

[gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/VHEAC-Communique-15-November-2017.pdf”]
October 20, 2017

VHEAC Communique Oct 2017

[gview file=”http://dev.home-ed.vic.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/VHEAC-Communique-12-October-2017.pdf”]