In all Australian states and territories, except Western Australia, education and care services legislation changed on 1 October 2017.
There are a number of Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) publications which are now only current for Western Australia. These include:
The above publications are for Western Australian practitioners only, until changes to the law and regulations come into effect by 1 October 2018.
Please Note: From 1 February 2018 the revised National Quality Standard (NQS) commences in all states and territories, including Western Australia. Information in relation to the revised NQS can be accessed in the new Guide to the National Quality Framework in Chapter 3. National Quality Standard and Assessment and Rating