National Quality Standard for Child Care and Education Services - Tasmania

Description

You will need to comply with this standard if you intend to provide child care services. This applies to family day care services and centre-based services.

The standard provides national benchmarks for the quality of education and care services. Your education and child care service will be assessed against the standard. The Agency may refuse your application for a services approval if your service does not meet the requirements of the standard. An existing service approval may also be suspended or terminated if the service is assessed as failing to meet the standard.

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

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Resources
Comply National Quality Standard for Child Care and Education Services - Please consult the Contact Officer to obtain a copy of this standard.

Act(s) name

Education and Care Services National Law (Application) Act 2011 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Education and Care Services National Regulations 2012 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.

Enquiries

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)