There are a variety of accommodation options in Australia to suit every need, preference and budget. This includes, renting, purpose-built student accommodation, short-term accommodation like hotels and hostels, share houses or home stays. For detailed information about the various types of accommodation and legal obligations and rights for renting in each state and territory, please visit

IIE has an agreement in place with AHN. Australian Homestay Network (AHN) is the world’s most experienced international student homestay network company and is affiliated with the American Homestay Network. Since 2008, our Group has successfully placed over 62,000 students in homestay environments. AHN incorporates decades of international experience in homestay operations management to help ensure that every homestay experience is successful.