Tasmanian Licensing Standards for Centre-Based Child Care Class 5 (0-12 Years) - Tasmania

Service summary

You will need to comply with these standards if you intend to provide occasional care for children between the ages of 0 - 12 years. Occasional care means short periods of less than 8 hours a day, 5 days a week, and 48 weeks a year.

These standards provide minimum requirements for providing this service.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Education
Early Years and Schools
Education and Care Unit

Act(s) name

Child Care Act 2001 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Department of Education
Early Years and Schools
Education and Care Unit

Mailing address:
Hobart, Tasmania 7001


1300 135 513


03 6165 5425


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