Minister: Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations
Agency: Department of Education


Education and Care Services National Law (Queensland) Act 2011 No. 38

Effective Date Publication Date Amendments Included Notes
01 January 2012
01 May 2013
23 September 2013 2013 Act No. 39
01 January 2014 2013 Act No. 44
02 January 2014

prov exp 1 January 2014

01 July 2014 31 October 2016 2014 Act No. 252014 Act No. 28
01 January 2018 18 December 2017 2017 Act No. 24
01 July 2019 09 August 2019 2019 Act No. 18

Education and Care Services National Law (Queensland) Act 2011 No. 38

date of assent 24 November 2011

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

s 4 (to the extent it applies pts 1–2, pt 3 (other than s 70 (d)), pt 4, pt 5 (other than ss 152, 153(2)–(4), 154–159, div 6), pt 6 (other than s 172 (d)), pts 7–12, pt 13 (other than ss 266–268, 270 (1) (d), (2), (3)), pts 14–15, schs 1–2 of the Education and Care Services National Law set out in the schedule to the Education and Care Services National Law Act 2010 of Victoria as a law of this jurisdiction) commenced 1 January 2012 (2011 SL No. 277)

s 4 (to the extent it applies s 70 (d), pt 4, ss 152, 153(2)–(4), 154–159, pt 5 div 6, s 172 (d), pts 7–12, ss 266–268, 270 (1) (d), (2), (3) of the Education and Care Services National Law set out in the schedule to the Education and Care Services National Law Act 2010 of Victoria as a law of this jurisdiction) commenced 1 May 2013 (2013 SL No. 56)

remaining provisions commenced 1 January 2012 (2011 SL No. 277)

Treasury and Trade and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 39 ss 1, 110(1) sch 3 pt 1

date of assent 23 September 2013

commenced on date of assent

Education and Care Services Act 2013 No. 44 ss 1–2, 269 sch 1 pt 2

date of assent 23 September 2013

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 January 2014 (2013 SL No. 264)

Further Education and Training Act 2014 No. 25 ss 1–2, 223 sch 1 pt 2

date of assent 21 May 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2014 (2014 SL No. 102)

Child Protection Reform Amendment Act 2014 No. 28 ss 1, 2(2), 105 sch 1

date of assent 28 May 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2014 (see s 2 (2))

Education (Accreditation of Non-State Schools) Act 2017 No. 24

date of assent 25 August 2017

ch 1 pt 1 hdgs, pt 2–3, chs 2–7, sch 1 comm 1 January 2018 (2017 SL No. 196)

Working with Children (Risk Management and Screening) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2019 No. 18

date of assent 24 May 2019

ss 3, 13, 14, 26A–26B, 37A–37B, 39A–39B, 46A–46B, 58, 60 (to the extent it ins new ch 8A hdg, pt 1), 66 (to the extent it ins new ch 11 pt 19 hdg, divs 1–3), 67, 69A–70A, 71(3), (5), (7)–(8), pt 3 div 1, div 2 hdg, ss 74, 75(3)–(4), 76(2)–(3), 77(2)–(3), 85(3)–(4), div 3, sch 2 (amendments 10, 21 of the Education and Care Services Act 2013, amendment 8 of the Education and Care Services National Law (Queensland) Act 2011) comm 1 July 2019 (2019 SL No. 115)

pt 2 (other than ss 3, 6, 13, 14, 26A–26B, 37A–37B, 39A–39B, 46A–46B, 58, 60, 65, 66 (to the extent it ins new ch 11 pt 19 hdg, divs 1–3), 67, 69A–70A, 71(3), (5), (7)–(8), pt 3 div 2 (other than div 2 hdg, ss 74, 75(3)–(4), 76(2)–(3), 77(2)–(3), 85(3)–(4)), schs 1, 2 (other than amendments 10, 21 of the Education and Care Services Act 2013, amendment 8 of the Education and Care Services National Law (Queensland) Act 2011) not yet proclaimed into force (see s 2)

Education and Care Services National Law (Queensland) Act 2011