Many different acts and regulations apply to schools and preschools with governing councils and school councils. These legal documents are the legal context for the work and responsibilities of your council.
If you can’t find what you need or have any legislative questions, please contact us.
- Education Act 1972
- Children’s Services Act 1985
- Children’s Protection Act 1993
Finance and corruption
- State Procurement Act 2004
- Public Finance and Audit Act 1987
- Independent Commissioner Against Corruption Act 2012
Human resources and being an employer
Governing Councils, Office for Education and Early Childhood
Phone: 8226 9617
Email: decd.sitegovernance [at] sa.gov.au