Tasmanian Licensing Standards for In-Home-Child Care (Carers) - Tasmania

Description

You will need to comply with these standards if you are engaged by an Approved Registration Body (ARB) as an in home child carer. These standards outline the roles and responsibilities of in home child carers, and the standard of care expected to be provided.

These standards are also relevant to ARB's for use in assessing applications from people intending to register with that ARB as an in home child carer.

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 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.

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.

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)