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Regulations & Rules Updates

Title Created Date
Food Act - What you need to know, do, and why this is one of the great things since sliced bread for ECE 11 January 2017
Health and Safety licensing criteria changes for Home-Based ECE Services Coming into Effect on 24 November 2016 28 November 2016
Safety checking of centre owners, teachers, homebased educators, relievers, students, researchers, etc. 13 June 2016
First Aid Qualification Latest Changes and Providers of ECE Recognised First Aid Qualifications 13 June 2016
Licensing Criteria 2016 Changes for Early Childhood Centres 07 June 2016
Licensing Criteria 2016 Changes for Home-based ECE and Hospital-based services 06 June 2016
Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 as it applies to Early Childhood Education centres and Homebased services 28 March 2016
Child Protection and Worker Safety Checks - New and changed requirements for centres and home-based ECE 26 February 2016
Licensing Criteria 2015 Changes for Home-based, Hospital-based, and Playgroups 25 May 2015
Licensing Criteria 2015 Changes for Education and Care Centres 24 May 2015
Keeping Copies of Children's Immunisation Certificates 11 July 2013
Minimum Age for Adults Employed or Working in ECE 11 July 2013
Moving to a New Building and Licensing 11 July 2013
Resource Management Act Compliance 11 July 2013
Complaints about ECE under the Consumer Guarantees Act 11 July 2013
Parent Obligation to Provide a Completed Immunisation Certificate 11 July 2013
Right of Entry by the Medical Officer for Health 11 July 2013
Responsibility for Child Immunisations 11 July 2013

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