Provider Approval - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to provide a family day care or centre-based service for children ranging from below school age up to the commencement of a secondary school program.

You cannot apply for a service approval unless you hold this approval. This approval enables providers to apply for one or more service approvals. A service approval authorises you (an approval provider) to operate an education and care service.

This approval is a nationally recognised approval. This means that you do not need to have a separate approval in each jurisdiction in which you operate.

Please refer to the associated document for detailed information on this approval and the process.

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

Applications may be made as an individual or by a business (for example, a company, partnership, incorporated entity / body, or a registered cooperative).

Eligibility criteria will vary depending on individual circumstances. Please refer to the attached document or the application form for details.

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

Duration

This approval is perpetual until the date that it is suspended or relinquished.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $213.00

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Provider Approval - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Apply All Declaration of Fitness and Propriety - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Vary All Application for Amendment of Provider Approval - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Application Forms and Associated Documents for Provider Approval (Opens in new window)
Comply All Guide to the Education and Care Services National Law and the Education and Care Services National Regulations 2011 - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Education and Care Services National Law Act 2011 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Education and Care Services National Law Regulations 2011 ACT

Lodgement process

Apply

Applications should be lodged with the relevant ACT authority as outlined in the attached document.

Administering agency

Education Directorate

Children's Education and Care Assurance

Contact details

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

General Enquiries

Children's Education and Care Assurance

Education Directorate

Operating address: 220 Northbourne Avenue
Braddon
Australian Capital Territory 2612
Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6207 1114
Fax: 02 6207 1128
Email: ceca@act.gov.au