Your Quality Improvement Plan
- Suggested Questions for reviewing your QIP | PDF download
- Queensland Regulatory Authority’s podcast on QIPs and Self Assessment |
Additional NQF resources
5 June 2012 | Professional Support Co-ordinator’s Alliance NQF Fact Sheets and Newsletter
- Fact Sheet 1 | PDF download
- Fact Sheet 2 | PDF download
- Fact Sheet 3 | PDF download
- Fact Sheet 4 | PDF download
- Fact Sheet 5 | PDF download
- Fact Sheet 6 | PDF download
22 November 2011 | Changes in ECE Timeline
A summary and timeline of all the Changes in ECEC need to be made can be found here.
22 November 2011 | NQF In a Nutshell information sheet
NQF In a Nutshell: What the National Quality Framework means for YOUR service. Information for Community-based Management Committees
25 August 2011 | New DEEWR Information Sheet on the Assessment and Rating process
DEEWR have released a new information sheet on the Assessment and Rating process which includes information about timelines. For more information visit their website.
25 August 2011 | Framework for School Aged Care
The finalised My Time, Our Place - Framework for School Age Care in Australia has been released. It extends the principles, practice and outcomes to accommodate the contexts and age range of the children and young people who attend school age care settings.
- Framework for School Age Care | PDF download
25 August 2011 | Progress on the NQF
An update on the National Quality Framework including the draft National Regulations is now available from DEEWR.
- Progress on the National Quality Framework | PDF download
27 May 2011 | Revised Draft National Regulations
A revised exposure draft of the National Regulations is now available. This version includes Schedule 8, as well as minor revisions to Part 17 and Schedule 4. Schedule 8 contains transitional provisions.
- The entire draft including Schedule 8 | PDF download
- The changed and new bits only | PDF download
- Explanatory guide to the changes | PDF download
25 May 2011 | DEEWR's NQF Information Sheets
- For more information, visit website
11 March 2011 | Education and Care Services National Regulations DRAFT
DEEWR have now released the draft Education and Care Services National Regulations. These regulations will replace the existing Children's Sevices Regulation 2004 and all services are urged to comment on these regulations at ECECQuality@deewr.gov.au Submissions are required by industry by Thursday 14 April 2011.
18 January 2011 | Information Paper on the Education and Care Services National Law and the proposed National Regulations
This DEEWR information paper provides an explanation of the National Law and the proposed content of the National Regulations, ahead of the release of the National Regulations in late February.
17 December 2010 | National Quality Framework Sessions audio
Community Child Care has recorded one of the National Quality Framework Sessions and placed it online. For those who were unable to attend the meeting, Community Child Care has provided audio recordings of the proceedings.
15 December 2010 | Educators Belonging, Being & Becoming: The Educators’ Guide
The Educators Belonging, Being & Becoming: The Educators’ Guide to the Early Years Learning Framework for Australia has been released.
8 December 2010 | NQF Information Sessions FAQs
Frequently asked questions from the Community Child Care NQF Information Sessions
1 December 2010 | Draft NQF Assessment and Rating Documentation
Draft NQF Assessment and Rating Documentation can be found on the DEEWR website: