Published enforcement actions

Enforcement actions under the Education and Care Services National Law Act 2010 (National Law), the Education and Care Services National Regulations (National Regulations), the Children’s Services Act 1996 (CS Act), and the Children’s Services Regulations 2020 (CS Regulations).

National Quality Framework

Information published on this page only relates to those enforcement actions and ratings permitted to be published under the provisions on section 270 and regulation 227.

Please note that entries in the attached table are provided in the following format: 

  • service name and address (if applicable)
  • approved provider name/number
  • nature
  • reason
  • date
  • details of enforcement action.

The enforcement actions and list of significant improvement required ratings are provided below.

Enforcement and Compliance Action







​Significant Improvement Required (SIR) rated services

Significant improvement required is the lowest rating level and is only given if the Regulatory Authority has determined that the education and care service is operating in a manner which presents an unacceptable risk to the safety, health or wellbeing of any child or children being educated and cared for by the service.

Children’s Services Act 1996

To read the about enforcement and compliance action taken under the Children’s Services Act 1996 since 25 May 2009: