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Education and Care Services e-bulletin

​​​The Eduction and Care Services (ECS) e-bulletin is the department's e-newsletter to support Queensland education and care services and providers to operate under the Education and Care Services Act 2013 (ECS Act).

The ECS e-bulletin is distributed as important issues arise to services and providers regulated by the ECS Act.

You can subscribe to the ECS e-bulletin by sending an email with your contact details.

Read the latest ECS e-bulletins:

December 2015 Register now for the Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) Emergency Closure portal

December 2015 Vaccination Legislation Handbook

December 2015 Emergency Closure portal launched

October 2015 Workforce action plan launched

September 2015 Health alert - Asbestos identified in crayons

September 2015 Monitoring illness in children

March 2015 Approved Early Childhood qualifications (DOC, 150KB) (PDF, 248KB)

March 2015 Safe sleeping resource (DOC, 284KB) (PDF, 247KB)

March 2015 Severe weather forecast northern Queensland / Streamlining notification process during a natural disaster (DOC, 152KB) (PDF, 251KB)

March 2015 Communication practice for matters referred to the Queensland Police Service (DOC, 152KB) (PDF, 251KB)

February 2015 Weather event / consumption of frozen berries (DOC, 154KB) (PDF, 281KB)

February 2015 Reporting child protecti​on concerns and referring families to support services (DOC, 187KB) (PDF, 487KB)

February 2015 Sleep and rest recommendations (DOC, 162KB) (PDF (269KB)

December 2014 Changes may impact your service (DOC, 171KB) (PDF, 341KB)

December 2014 Support for severe storm and flood affected ECEC providers (DOCX, 147KB) (PDF, 274KB)

November 2014 Workforce Action Plan Consultation Report released (DOC, 121KB) (PDF, 121KB)

November 2014 Qualification changes on 1 January 2015 (DOC, 156KB) (PDF, 263KB)

November 2014 Register to have your say - Regulation Impact Statement (DOC, 172KB) (PDF, 195KB)

November 2014 Amendment to the ECS Act (DOC, 126KB) (PDF, 173KB)

November 2014 Options to come under the NQF (DOC, 176KB) (PDF, 278KB)

November 2014 Indexation of fees (DOC, 123KB) (PDF, 260KB)

September 2014 Public Liability Insurance requirements (DOC, 125KB) (PDF, 133KB)

August 2014 Help stop the spread of flu (DOC, 125KB) (PDF, 253KB)

June 2014 National Regulations amendments: take no action (DOC, 122KB) (PDF, 256KB)

April 2014 ECS Act forms available online (DOC, 600KB) (PDF, 199KB)

March 2014 Approval certificates (DOCX, 120KB) (PDF, 40KB)

February 2014 Submit your nominee details (DOC, 127KB) (PDF, 141KB)

January 2014 ECS Act commences: Transitional arrangements (DOC, 151KB) (PDF, 245KB)

December 2013 Are you ready to implement the Education and Care Services Act 2013 (DOC, 127KB) (PDF, 201KB)

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29 March 2018
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