You will require this approval if you intend to provide any service providing or intending to provide education and care on a regular basis to children under 13 years of age. This approval enables providers to apply for one or more service approvals. A service approval authorises you (an approval provider) to operate an education and care service.
This approval is a nationally recognised approval. This means that you do not need to have a separate approval in each jurisdiction in which you operate.
Please refer to the associated document for detailed information on this approval and the process.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.