Tasmanian Licensing Standards for In-Home-Child Care (Carers) - Tasmania

Service summary

You will need to comply with these standards if you are engaged by an Approved Registration Body (ARB) as an in home child carer. These standards outline the roles and responsibilities of in home child carers, and the standard of care expected to be provided.

These standards are also relevant to ARB's for use in assessing applications from people intending to register with that ARB as an in home child carer.

These standards provide the 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

Enquiries
Department of Education
Early Years and Schools
Education and Care Unit


Mailing address:
GPO BOX 169
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

1300 135 513

Phone:

03 6165 5425
ecu.comment@education.tas.gov.au

Website:

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