Summary

Children (Education and Care Services) National Law (NSW) (NSW) - Level 3

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The objective of this Law is to establish a national education and care services quality framework for the delivery of education and care services to children.

The purpose of the national education and care services quality framework is to:
(a) ensure the safety, health and wellbeing of children attending education and care services;
(b) improve the educational and developmental outcomes for children attending education and care services;
(c) promote continuous improvement in the provision of quality education and care services;
(d) establish a system of national integration and shared responsibility between participating jurisdictions and the Commonwealth in the administration of the national education and care services quality framework;
(e) improve public knowledge, and access to information, about the quality of education and care services;
(f) reduce the regulatory and administrative burden for education and care services by enabling information to be shared between participating jurisdictions and the Commonwealth.

Relevant Compliance Frameworks

Legislation, Standards and Codes may be linked to one or more of the University's compliance frameworks either as the driver of the requirements, or as a component of the framework.

The relevant frameworks are listed below.