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Quick guide to our legislation

For full versions of the following Acts of Parliament and subordinate legislation External Link

Title Objective Subordinate Legislation
Australian Catholic University (Queensland) Act 2007 To provide statutory recognition of the Australian Catholic University and to facilitate its operation in Queensland  
Bond University Act 1987 To provide for the operation of a university in Queensland under the name and style Bond University  
Child Care Act 2002 An Act relating to provision of child care services in Queensland
For more detailed information see Child Care Act 2002
Child Care Regulation 2003
Central Queensland University Act 1998 An Act about the Central Queensland University Statutes of the Central Queensland University
Community Services Act 2007 Parts 1 to 9, 11 to 13 and Schedules 1 to 4. Jointly administered by the Minister for Community Services and Housing and Minister for Women.

An Act to provide for assistance to service providers providing community services and the regulation of the community services.  
Community Services Regulation 2008. Jointly administered by the Minister for Community Services and Housing and Minister for Women
Education (Accreditation of Non-State Schools) Act 2001 An Act to provide for the accreditation of non-state schools, and deciding the eligibility of non-state schools' governing bodies for government funding for the schools, and for other purposes Education (Accreditation of Non-State Schools) Regulation 2001
Education (Capital Assistance) Act 1993 An Act relating to the grant of capital projects to certain non-state schools, and for other purposes Education (Capital Assistance) Regulation 2005
Education (General Provisions) Act 2006 An Act about the education of children and the participation of young people in education and training, and for other purposes.
For more detailed information see Education (General Provisions) Act 2006
Education (General Provisions) Regulation 2006
Education (Overseas Students) Act 1996 An Act to provide for the registration of persons providing courses to overseas students and for registration of the courses, and for related purposes Education (Overseas Students) Regulation 1998
Education (Queensland Studies Authority) Act 2002 An Act to establish the Queensland Studies Authority including to confer functions on the authority including functions about developing, purchasing and accrediting 1-12 syllabuses and preparatory guidelines, testing, assessment, moderation, certification, vocational education and training, and tertiary entrance to establish the office of the Queensland Studies Authority, and for other purposes Education (Queensland Studies Authority) Regulation 2002
Education (Queensland College of Teachers) Act 2005 An Act to establish the Queensland College of Teachers, to confer functions on the college including functions about the registration of teachers in Queensland and related matters, to establish the Office of the Queensland College of Teachers, and for other purposes Education (Queensland College of Teachers) Regulation 2005
Education (Work Experience) Act 1996 An Act regulating work experience provided to students as part of their education  
Grammar Schools Act 1975 An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to grammar schools and for related purposes Grammar Schools Regulation 2004
Griffith University Act 1998 An Act about Griffith University  
Higher Education (General Provisions) Act 2008 An Act to provide for of the establishment and operation of higher education institutions and the accreditation of courses offered by certain higher education institutions and for related and other purposes.
For more detailed information see Higher Education (General Provisions) Act 2008
Higher Education (General Provisions) Regulation 2008
James Cook University Act 1997 An Act about the James Cook University Statutes of the James Cook University
Queensland University of Technology Act 1998 An Act about the Queensland University of Technology Statutes of the Queensland University of Technology
University of Queensland Act 1998 An Act about The University of Queensland Statutes of The University of Queensland
University of Southern Queensland Act 1998 An Act about the University of Southern Queensland Statutes of the University of Southern Queensland
University of the Sunshine Coast Act 1998 An Act to establish the University of the Sunshine Coast and for other purposes Statutes of the University of the Sunshine Coast
Vocational Education, Training and Employment Act 2000 An Act to provide for vocational education, training and employment
For more detailed information see Vocational Education, Training and Employment Act 2000
Vocational Education, Training and Employment Regulation 2000

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