Self-assessment tool for family day care services

This self-assessment tool may be used by early childhood services to conduct an assessment of their service against the National Law and Regulations and the 2018 National Quality Standard (NQS).

The form is available for services to use at any time, for example, when reviewing the Quality Improvement Plan (QIP). 

Family day care self-assessment tool

Self-assessment request ahead of an Assessment and Rating

Services selected for assessment and rating will be asked to complete this self-assessment and submit to the Education Standards Board as part of the assessment and rating. We encourage you to use the online form. If you have any questions about using the form, please call 1800 882 413 or email educationstandardsboard [at] for assistance. 

Submit a self-assessment for your assessment and rating