• Licensed services are regulated under the Tasmanian Child Care Act 2001.

    These¬†include occasional child care services that may be located in¬†regional locations, which generally¬†operate¬†less than¬†8 hours a day, 5 days a week, 48 weeks a year. Licensed services also include In Home child care services that provide care within a child’s primary or other residence.

  • Read more about licensed services¬†here.

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  • The Education and Care Unit (ECU)¬†is responsible for applying the¬†Child Care Act 2001¬†and the¬†Licensing Standards. The ECU is responsible for monitoring and renewing licences, which¬†are¬†renewed by application every two years.