Interim report

The effect of red tape on childcare

15 August 2018

© Commonwealth of Australia 2018
ISBN 978-1-76010-816-8

View the report as a single document - (PDF 680KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Committee Membership (PDF 21KB)
Recommendations (PDF 8KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 157KB)

Conduct of the childcare inquiry and acknowledgement
Scope of the report
Regulatory framework for child care
Governance arrangements

Chapter 2 - Key issues (PDF 308KB)

NQF and regulatory reduction
Family Day Care sector
Staffing regulations
Regulatory compliance costs
Concluding comment

Dissenting Report by Labor Senators (PDF 10KB)
Additional Comments by Coalition Senators (PDF 9KB)
Appendix 1 - Submissions and additional information (PDF 12KB)

Additional information
Answers to questions on notice

Appendix 2 - Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 41KB)

Committee Secretariat contact:

Senior Clerk's Office
Department of the Senate
PO Box 6100
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3555
Fax: +61 2 6277 3899