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 few students who are unable to participate effectively in formal education, due to social, cultural or other reasons.

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.


Up to three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Education Act 1990 New South Wales

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Board Endorsed Programs

NSW Education Standards Authority

New South Wales
Operating address: 117 Clarence Street
Sydney, New South Wales 2000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 5300
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Phone: 02 9367 8036