The NQF Snapshot Q1 2015 is ACECQA’s ninth national report on children’s education and care services.
The data presented in this Snapshot was taken from the National Quality Agenda IT System (NQA ITS) on 1 April 2015 for the quarter ending 31 March 2015. To demonstrate change over time, the data is compared with data from NQF Snapshot Q1 2014, including the number of approved children’s education and care services and the progress in the number of services with a quality rating.
Snapshot highlights include:
- 14,827 children’s education and care services operating across Australia
- 8287 services have received a quality rating
- 66% of services are Meeting or Exceeding the National Quality Standard
- 5% of services across Australia are operating with waivers.