Family Day Care Provider Approval - South Australia


This approval is required for care of up to four young children who have not yet commenced school in the Careprovider's home. Both the person and their premises need to be approved.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Applicants are selected in the first instance on the basis of their initial application and according to the geographic area in which they live. Minimum standards must be met prior to consideration for approval. Assessment against defined competencies may be achieved through training prior to entry.




2019-2020 fees:
$227 Application fee.

Credit card, Cheque, Money Order.

Act(s) name

Children's Services Act 1985 South Australia

Administering agency

Operations Group

Children's Services

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:

Customer Service Centre

Toll Free: 1300551890
Phone: 0883436533
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