At Northside we are committed to strong and robust governance and operation of our Early Childhood Education Centres. We have a range of policies and procedures that support the day-to-day operations of our Centres which have been developed in accordance with the National Quality Framework, the Education and Care Services National Law and Regulations and local A.C.T. regulatory frameworks.

Quality Area One

Educational Program and Practice

Quality Area Two

Administration of Medication

Arrival and Departure of Children


Health and Safety

Keeping Children Safe

Management of a Serious Incident Involving a Child 

Supporting Children’s Sleep and Rest

Quality Area Three

Physical Environments

Quality Area Four

Staffing Arrangements

Quality Area Five

Relationships with Children

Quality Area Six

Family Participation and Communication

Quality Area Seven

Enrolment and Orientation

Leadership and Service Management

Early Childhood Centre Fee Policy


Additional relevant Northside Policies and Procedures

Whistleblower Policy