Approval for Place of Care - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this approval if you intend to use your premises as a place of care. A place of care provides accommodation and care for children and young people. Your premises may be inspected to ensure it complies with the relevant standards.

Service type


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:

  • be an approved residential care service
  • ensure your residential care service complies with the relevant care standards
  • ensure your premises complies with the relevant care standards.


As indicated by the Agency


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

You do not need to pay any fees.


Act(s) name

Children and Young People Act 2008 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Children and Young People Regulation 2009 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Education Directorate

Children's Education and Care

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.