Avondale College of Higher Education is a registered provider of higher education courses and is listed on the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency’s National Register (ID PRV12015). Avondale is also listed on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS Provider Code 02731D).

Avondale is a self-accrediting higher education institution and all of its higher education courses are offered within the terms of the Australian Qualifications Framework. These courses are nationally registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency.

Avondale is a Registered Training Organisation and is listed on the National Register (code 91191). Avondale is also an approved provider of VET FEE-HELP.

Professional courses in business, education and nursing are recognised by their respective professional registration organisations.

Avondale is also accredited as a Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher education by the Adventist Accreditation Association.