Department of Education Employment and Workplace Relations
Implements the Child Care Management System – Child Care Benefits
Townsville Commonwealth Centre
143 Walker Street
Department of Communities
Licenses and regulates Family Day Care through the Child Care Regulations 2003. Copies of the Child Care Act 2002, Child Care Regulations 2003 and Handbook on Family Day Care Licensing are available at our office or Dept of Communities website.
P.O. Box 5941 MC
Townsville Qld 4814
Family Assistance Office
Parents should contact to this department for information and to make an application for Child Care Benefits.
Application forms are available from our office.
Ayr Qld 4807
Family Day Care Association of Queensland
The FDC Association provides support and resources to co-ordinators, sponsors, parents and educators. This organisation also provides representation on behalf of these parties at a State level.
Phone: 07 3395 7044
Family Day Care Australia
Consists of two representatives from each state and looks at national issues affecting all groups in Family Day Care.
Queensland Family Day Care Providers Association
This association represents Queensland Family Day Care Educators and looks at conditions and issues in-home based care.
07 5546 8687