Kindergarten programs in Queensland Page ContentAll children, no matter where they live in Queensland or what their circumstances, have access to a quality, inclusive early childhood education.This is because most kindergarten, long day care and some limited hours care services offer Queensland Government-approved kindergarten programs, which must meet strict national and state guidelines.Read more about delivering a kindergarten program by following the links below (some links will take you to the Queensland Government website): Legal requirements for child care providers in Queensland Approved kindergarten programs Requirements for providing an approved kindergarten program - provides a brief overview of requirements. Support for approved kindergarten program providers - includes information about learning programs and professional development. Queensland Kindergarten Funding Scheme (QKFS) (PDF, 7.2MB) (DOC, 443KB) and Addendum (PDF, 2MB) (DOCX, 40KB) - includes information about qualifying and applying to be a kindergarten program provider and subsidies available under the QKFS. Subsidies available under the Queensland Kindergarten Funding Scheme (QKFS) - includes an overview of available subsidies and amounts. QKFS Base subsidy (DOCX, 29KB)QKFS Plus Kindy Support and Low Socio-Economic Subsidy examples Funded Kindergarten Program Statement of Fees forms - templates for displaying and publishing fee structures. Kindergarten programs in long day care services - includes information on how to apply to become an approved kindergarten program provider and receive funding via QGrants. Terms and conditions - QGrants applications Terms and conditions - QGrants claims Kindergarten programs in kindergarten services - includes information on how to apply to become an approved kindergarten program provider and receive funding under the QKFS. Central governing bodies - information for kindergarten services receiving QKFS. Documents for central governing bodies - outline QKFS responsibilities for CGBs and their member services. Enrolment Foundations for Success Valuing diversity Key initiatives Priority locations Interpreting support Promoting your kindergarten programStay up to date Subscribe to the A to Z e-newsletter for the latest in early childhood-related informationNeed some help? Frequently asked questions about the QKFS Phone helplines, websites and email contacts to help you find more information for early childhood education and care services including legislation, new regulations and financial help that may be available. Childcare and education industry associations Contact us if you have more questions, or feedback or suggestions about our service and performance.