Preschool or Kindergarten program is a structured, play based learning program, delivered by a qualified teacher in the year or two before commencing full time schooling and may be located at school sites, private preschool centres, long day care centres or local community venues. Please check with the preschool provider about eligibility for government financial assistance.
The following Preschool or Kindergarten information (including quality) has been sourced from the State and Territory Regulatory Authorities and the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority.
Quality of service
Services covered under the National Quality Framework (NQF) are assessed and rated against the National Quality Standard and Education and Care Services National Regulations. This service has not been assessed and rated, or is yet to receive its final rating. Therefore, this service is given the rating of ‘Provisional – Not Yet Assessed under the National Quality Framework’.
More information about the National Quality Framework is available on the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority website.