National Quality Standard for Child Care and Education Services - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will need to comply with this standard if you intend to provide child care services. This applies to family day care services and centre-based services.

The standard provides national benchmarks for the quality of education and care services. Your education and child care service will be assessed against the standard. The Agency may refuse your application for a service approval if your service does not meet the requirements of the standard. An existing service approval may also be suspended or terminated if the service is assessed as failing to meet the standard.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance 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

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

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