You will need this licence if you intend to run a child care service that is not covered by the National Quality Framework. Child care services outside of the National Quality Framework include:
- occasional (casual) care services
- mobile services
- services covered by the Australian Government's Budget Based Funding Program.
You will not need to apply for this licence if you run:
- outside school hours care
- long day care
- family day care service
- any other centre based services.
This licence is designed to protect and promote the best interests of children who receive child care services.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.