Approval of a Specialist Education Provider - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will need this approval if you intend to provide education services in the Australian Capital Territory for students with disabilities. Services may be conducted as a stand-alone school program or integrated within a standard school system.

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 you must:

  • have premises and equipment that comply with any relevant Territory laws regarding health and safety standards
  • provide education that is satisfactory for the educational levels for which approval is being sought
  • have teaching staff that will be efficient and effective
  • have a disciplinary policy that will not allow corporal punishment.

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

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

You do not need to pay any fees.

Forms

Act(s) name

Board of Senior Secondary Studies Act 1997 Australian Capital Territory

Application process

Apply

You will need to provide the following documentation:

  • inspection report of the buildings and facilities
  • teacher qualifications and allocation
  • proof of staff background checks
  • student enrolment records
  • organisational structure of the specialist education provider
  • intended curriculum and educational program
  • an audit report showing proving that the your program is financially viable.

Administering agency

Education Directorate

Board of Senior Secondary Studies

Contact details

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