Children's Education and Care Approvals - Northern Territory

Service summary

Anyone intending to operate an education and care service for children will require approvals within the scope of the National Quality Framework (NQF).

Contact the agency direct to ascertain if the service is within scope of the NQF and for information regarding regulatory requirements.

Service type


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


Fees apply. Please confirm at time of Application.

Additional information

Information can be obtained regarding applications from the Australian Children???s Education and Care Quality Authority website or from contacting the agency direct to obtain further information.

Administering agency

Department of Education
Quality Education and Care NT

Act(s) name

Education & Care Services (National Uniform Legislation) 2011 (Northern Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Education & Care Services National Regulations 2011 (Northern Territory)

Contact details


Operating address:
Level 13, Mitchell Centre
55-59 Mitchell Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address:
GPO Box 4821
Darwin NT 0801





Supporting information


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