Provider Approval - New South Wales

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.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Exemptions

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. if you hold an approval in another jurisdiction, you will merely need to notify the Agency.

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 associated 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 $219.00

Act(s) name

Children (Education and Care Services) National Law (NSW) 2010 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Education and Care Services National Regulations NSW

Application process

Lodge

Applications should be lodged with the relevant NSW Authority as outlined on the application form.

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.

Information and Enquiries Team

NSW Early Childhood Education and Care Directorate

Department of Education

Mailing address: Locked Bag 5107
Parramatta
New South Wales 2124
Toll Free: 1800 619 113
Phone: 02 8633 1810
Email: ececd@det.nsw.edu.au
Website: NSW Early Childhood Education and Care Directorate (Opens in new window)