Approval for Place of Care - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to use your premises as a place of care for children and young people. You must be an approved residential care service to receive this approval. A place of care provides accommodation and care for children and young people. Please be aware that your premises may be inspected to ensure it complies with the relevant standards.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must ensure:

  • Your residential care service complies with the relevant care standards; and
  • Your premises complies with the relevant care standards.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated by the Agency.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

You do not need to pay any fees.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for an Approval for Places of Care - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Education Directorate
Children's Education and Care Assurance

Act(s) name

Children and Young People Act 2008 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

General Enquiries
Education Directorate
Children's Education and Care Assurance


Operating address:
220 Northbourne Avenue
Braddon
Australian Capital Territory 2612
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

02 6207 1114

Fax:

02 6207 1128
ceca@act.gov.au

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