Accreditation for Residential Services

Building Compliance Notice

Accreditation is a detailed assessment by the service provider and the Department of Housing of how well the registered residential service meets the accreditation standards.

You must apply for accreditation within 3 months of registering your residential service.

To obtain accreditation, you must show that your residential service meets the minimum standards for each accreditation level in the Residential Services (Accreditation) Regulation 2018.

You must have an approved registration before you can start to operate a residential service. Operating an unregistered residential service is in breach of the Residential Services (Accreditation) Act 2002.

To apply for registration, you need to:

To apply for a Building Compliance Notice, please complete the application form and pay the applicable fees.