National Quality Framework 2017-2018 changes

Information sheets and other guidance on the 1 October 2017 changes to the NQF and 1 February 2018 changes to the NQS.


thumb documenting program

Explains: documentation requirements for all school age services; continuing documentation requirements for school age care services in the ACT, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia; documentation changes applying to…

Other resources

Exceeding NQS Guidance Presentation

This presentation explains what is expected at the Exceeding NQS level, helping approved providers, educators and services strive towards a higher quality level within their own practice.

Changes to the NQF Presentation

This presentation explains the changes to the National Quality Framework agreed by the Australian, state, and territory education Ministers. 


NQF The story so far infographic

'The story so far' infographic reflects on the journey of the National Quality Framework.


Additional guidance

Services must have policies and procedures about children's sleep and rest in place.

Aditional guidance on reporting requirements for education and care services.

Approved providers are required to notify the regulatory authority about incidents, complaints and changes to information.