Register of Victorian Children's Services

The Department maintains a register of Victorian children’s services operating under the Children's Services Act 1996 and Children's Services Regulations 2009 (the Victorian children's services legislation).

Services under Victorian Law

Approximately 400 services operate under the Victorian children’s services legislation. These services include all limited hours and short-term licensed services and a small number of services that currently hold a standard licence.

These services generally provide:

  • occasional care
  • care in early childhood intervention 
  • care in mobile and outreach settings.

Register of services under Victorian Law

The register is updated monthly. For the latest copy, see: Licensed children's services and approved associated children's services in Victoria - August 2017

Services under National Law

There are over 4000 education and care services approved under the Education and Care Services National Law Act 2010. For more information on education and care services under the National Framework, see: National Quality Framework