Assessment and quality rating of early childhood services
Find out more about the assessment process and the rating of your service.
Children's services regulated under state law
Overview of the early childhood services that are regulated under the Victorian Children's Services Act 1996, rather than the National Quality Framework.
Enforcing compliance in early childhood services
The Victorian Government is committed to improving the quality of licensed children’s services.
Investigations at early childhood services
The department conducts investigations at early childhood education and care services.
Make a complaint about an early childhood service or the Regulatory Authority
How to make a complaint about an early childhood service, or about regulation staff.
National Quality Framework
Most early childhood education and care services are regulated under a scheme known as the National Quality Framework.
Enforcement action taken by the Regulatory Authority
The Regulatory Authority publishes details of all statutory sanctions in the public interest.
Monitoring and compliance of early childhood services
As the Regulatory Authority in Victoria, we are responsible for monitoring services to ensure all providers and services comply with their legal obligations.
Reviewed 04 April 2023