Early years policies

woman and child

Educational Program and Practice Policies

Educational Programs Policy(PDF, 280KB)

Excursions Policy(PDF, 225KB)

Sleep, Rest and Relaxation Policy(PDF, 247KB)  


Children's Health and Safety Policies

Acceptance and Refusal of Authorisations(PDF, 42KB)

Assessment of Family Day Care Educators and other adults residing in the Family Day Care Residences Policy
(PDF, 164KB)

Child Protection Policy(PDF, 189KB)

Delivery and Collection of Children Policy(PDF, 55KB)

Emergency Management and Evacuation Policy(PDF, 321KB)

First Aid Policy(PDF, 200KB)

Food Safety Policy(PDF, 188KB)

Incident Injury Trauma and Illness Policy(PDF, 355KB)

Infectious Diseases Policy(PDF, 283KB)

Medical Conditions and Medications Policy(PDF, 371KB)

Nappy Changing and Toileting Policy(PDF, 48KB)

Nutrition and Healthy Eating Policy(PDF, 54KB)

Occupational Health & Safety(PDF, 112KB)

Sun Protection Policy(PDF, 55KB)

Supervision of children policy(PDF, 217KB)

Tobacco Smoke, Drug and Alcohol Free Environment Policy(PDF, 39KB)

Visitors Register for Family Day Care Residence or In-Venue Policy(PDF, 113KB)

Use of Electronic Devices Policy(PDF, 158KB)

Animals and Domestic Pets Policy(PDF, 736KB)

Bush Kinder - Play Benefit and Risk Policy(PDF, 310KB)

Bush Kinder - Delivery and Collection of Children Policy(PDF, 43KB)

Bush Kinder - Snake Awareness and First Aid Policy(PDF, 203KB)

Bush Kinder - Protective Clothing Policy(PDF, 101KB)

Bush Kinder - Management of Dogs Policy(PDF, 177KB)

Bush Kinder - Identification and Visibility Policy(PDF, 156KB)

Bush Kinder - Extreme Weather Policy(PDF, 208KB)

Bush Kinder - Emergency Evacuation Policy(PDF, 170KB)


Physical Environment Policies

Child Safe Environment Policy(PDF, 41KB)

Family Day Care Equipment Policy(PDF, 126KB)

Family Day Care Glass Policy(PDF, 56KB)

Family Day Care Transport/Vehicle Use Authorisation Policy(PDF, 215KB)

Water Safety Policy(PDF, 168KB)

Sustainability Policy(PDF, 204KB)

Assessment Approval & Reassessment of Approved Family Day Care Residences and Venues Policy(PDF, 152KB)


Staffing Arrangement Policies

Code of Conduct Policy(PDF, 49KB)

Determining Responsible Person Present Policy(PDF, 228KB)

Employment of Qualified Staff/Ratios Policy(PDF, 213KB)

Recruitment of Family Day Care Educators Policy(PDF, 158KB)

Family Day Care Educator Professional Development Policy(PDF, 51KB)


Relationships with Children Policies

Interactions with Children & Behaviour Guidance Policy(PDF, 176KB)

School Aged Children Behaviour Guidance Policy(PDF, 167KB)


Collaborative Partnerships with Families & Communities Policies

Access and Inclusion Policy(PDF, 220KB)

Enrolment Policy(PDF, 143KB)

Orientation of Children & Families Policy(PDF, 50KB)


Leadership and Service Management Policies

Family Day Care Advertising Policy(PDF, 92KB)

Family Complaints Policy(PDF, 91KB)

Confidentiality, Management & Storage of Records(PDF, 233KB)

Governance and Management(PDF, 136KB)

Keeping a Register of Family Day Care Educators(PDF, 93KB)

Maternal and Child Health Service Responding to Birth Notification(PDF, 110KB)

Payment of Fees Policy(PDF, 349KB)

Responding to Subpoenas and Witness Summons(PDF, 166KB)

Family Day Care Support Visits by Coordination Unit(PDF, 188KB)

Quality Framework(PDF, 247KB)

Policies under review