Notification of a Nominated Supervisor - New South Wales


An approved provider is required to notify the Agency if it nominates a new supervisor to supervise a family day care or centre-based child care service for children under 13 years of age.

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

To be granted a notification, you must:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • have adequate knowledge and understanding of the provision of education and care to children
  • have the ability to effectively supervise and manage an education and care service.

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



The notice must be given at least 7 days before the individual is to commence work as a nominated supervisor; or if that period of notice is not possible in the circumstances, as soon as practicable but not more than 14 days after the individual commences work as a nominated supervisor.


The notification is perpetual until the date that the approved provider notifies the agency that a person is no longer a nominated supervisor.

Act(s) name

Children (Education and Care Services) National Law (NSW) 2010 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Education and Care Services National Regulations New South Wales

Application process


You must create an online NQA ITS account to submit the required application forms

Administering agency

Department of Education

NSW Early Childhood Education and Care Directorate

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:

Information and Enquiries Team

NSW Early Childhood Education and Care Directorate

Department of Education

Mailing address: Locked Bag 5107
New South Wales 2124
Toll Free: 1800 619 113
Phone: 02 8633 1810
Website: NSW Early Childhood Education and Care Directorate (Opens in new window)