Education and Care

We have responsibility for regulating education and care services, as well as providing information and support to assist parents choose a child care option and make informed decisions about the quality of education and care offered to their child.

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Education and Care Regulatory Unit

The Regulatory Unit:

  • assesses applications for Provider Approvals, Service Approvals and approvals for Certified Supervisors
  • assesses education and care services against the National Quality Standard
  • supports and promotes continuous quality improvements in education and care services
  • investigates incidents and complaints
  • monitors and enforces compliance.


Open the Education and Care Regulatory Unit pages »

Compliance and Enforcement Actions »

National Quality Framework

The National Quality Framework is now in place for children’s education and care services across Australia.

The National Quality Framework in WA is comprised of the:

  • Education and Care Services National Law (WA) Act 2012
  • Education and Care Services National Regulations 2012
  • National Quality Standard
  • Rating and Assessment process.


Information is provided for Families, Education and Care Services, and Educators.

Open the National Quality Framework pages »

 

 

CFS Newsletters

   Children and Families Update - Issue 14, October 2011 

   Children and Families Update - Issue 15, December 2011

   Children and Families Update - Issue 16, February 2012

   Children and Families Update - Issue 17, May 2012

   Children and Families Update - Issue 18, July 2012

   Children and Families Update - Issue 19, November 2012

   Children and Families Update - Issue 20, March 2013

   eNEWS 21 - May 2013

   eNEWS 22 - June 2013

 

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Last Updated: 01-09-2014