How long does it take to register a non-government school?
Details of the timelines for submitting applications are explained in section 7 of the Registered and Accredited Individual Non-government Schools (NSW) Manual and Section 9 of the Registration Systems and Member Non-government Schools (NSW) Manual. It takes approximately nine (9) months for the Board of Studies to process an application.
When do I need to apply?
The following timelines apply:
- for proposed new schools - by 31 March in the year prior to the intended date for commencement
- for proposed new Year(s) of schooling - by 31 March in the year prior to the intended date for commencement
- for renewal - by 31 March in the year the current registration/accreditation is due to expire.