Tasmanian Licensing Standards for In-Home-Child Care for Approved Registration Bodies (ARBs) - Tasmania


You will need to comply with these standards if you are operating as an Approved Registration Body (ARB) and are providing In-Home Care services for children. An ARB is a service which arranges and places in-home carers with children in the primary, or other residence of the child, and monitors the care provided in accordance with the relevant standards.

These standards provide the minimum requirements for providing this service.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Child Care Act 2001 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Education

Early Years and Schools

Education and Care Unit

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.


Education and Care Unit

Early Years and Schools

Department of Education

Mailing address: GPO BOX 169
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 5425
Phone: 1300 135 513
Email: ecu.comment@education.tas.gov.au
Website: Education and Care Unit (Opens in new window)