About us

CCSA is a non-profit, non-government peak organisation providing comprehensive information, resources and support to early childhood education and care (ECEC) services in governance, management, compliance, business support and workplace relations. We give ECEC services peace of mind and confidence that they are meeting their regulatory and statutory obligations – freeing them to focus on providing quality services to children.


Benefits of CCSA membership

Unlimited access to specialists

Have a query? Just pick up the phone and speak to one of our member support specialists. There are no limits on how many times you can call and no restrictions on the length of your calls.

Tailored information

The way you manage and operate your service is unique. We have the experience and knowledge to identify and address issues specific to your service and provide you with relevant information.

Peace of mind

You can be confident that the information you are receiving in governance, management, compliance, business support, workplace relations and industrial issues is current and complies with regulations and policies.


You can overcome isolation and keep in touch with what’s happening in the early childhood education and care sector by joining CCSA.


How we support your service

Member Infoline

We have a dedicated Member Support team who are available to answer your queries via the Member Infoline. This resource is available free to all members, with unlimited usage.

Industrial relations information

We keep you informed on changes to industrial laws and provide immediate updates to the latest information as well as assistance and guidance on how to apply them, and your interests will be represented at the Fair Work Commission.

Members-only website, newsletters and guides

You will have access to online resources, covering all aspects of managing and governing your service, and will be kept up-to-date with sector information through eConnect and eAlerts, and specialist guides.

Training and Professional Development

We offer training and professional development programs in areas of governance, management, leadership, business development, compliance and workplace relations at discounted member rates. Training can be tailored to your needs.

Payroll and bookkeeping services

You can outsource your payroll and bookkeeping services to CCSA Business Solutions at very reasonable rates.


CCSA advocates with a strong, clear voice on behalf of the early childhood education and care sector. We participate in forums and events, and make representation to state and federal government and other agencies on relevant issues.

Member Rates

Member Rates

Membership of CCSA gives you specialist information and support in governance, management, compliance and workplace relation all at a very reasonable annual rate. Find out how little it will cost for you to access our unlimited support and ensure peace of mind for the decisions you have to make.

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Why join CCSA

Why join CCSA

CCSA provides comprehensive support in governance, management, leadership, business development, compliance and workplace relations. Join CCSA now to benefit from our experience and expertise. We provide assistance and guidance to reduce your operational burden, and give you the confidence that you have accurate and up-to-date information.

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Member Benefits

Member Benefits

Membership of CCSA provides you with unlimited access to specialists through our Member Infoline, members-only website, newsletters and guides, industrial relations information and updates, professional development and much more.

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