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Information for Providers

Messages from SSA

For updated messages from SSA, please see below.

Initial application

Here we will take you through the initial application process, how to meet the standards and our business process.

Accreditation information

The assessment process will vary depending on the level of compliance required. This could include a site visit or a desk-based assessment.

Renew your accreditation

Below you will find information on our business process, your obligations and how to meet the standards when renewing your accreditation.


The Ministry of Social Development (MSD) Out of School Care and Recreation (OSCAR) providers deliver before school care, after school care, holiday programmes and camps for children enrolled and attending school up to the age of 13 (or children aged up to 18 years if they are eligible to receive a Child Disability Allowance).

Resource directory

Useful links and resources for providers.

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