Approval to Deliver an Alternative Education Program - New South Wales


You will require this approval if you intend to deliver an alternative education program to children of compulsory school age (6 to 17 years old).

Alternative education programs are normally approved for only a small number of students who are unable to participate effectively in formal education, due to social, cultural or other reasons.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility Requirements

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


3 year maximum.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Administering agency

NSW Education Standards Authority

Contact details

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

Board Endorsed Programs

Operating address: 177 Clarence Street
Sydney, New South Wales 2000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 5300
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Phone: 02 9367 8036