National Law and Regulations

The National Law and National Regulations outline the legal obligations of approved providers, nominated supervisors, and educators and explain the powers and functions of the state and territory regulatory authorities and ACECQA.

Acecqa – The Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority

The National law sets a national standard for children’s education and care across Australia.

The National Regulations support the National Law by providing detail on a range of operational requirements for an education and care service.

Under the National Law and Regulations, services are required to base their educational program on an approved learning framework.