You will require this authorisation if you intend to operate a non-government primary, secondary or special education school in New South Wales. This registration applies to all non-government schools, which typically operate during normal school hours and provide a full education based on established syllabuses. Individual or systems of schools may apply.
Registration is a non-government school's licence to operate, ensuring that the requirements of all relevant legislation will be met. Accreditation authorises a non-government school to nominate students for the award of the School Certificate and / or the Higher School Certificate.