The Board operates under the Education (Accreditation of Non-State Schools) Act 2017.
The Board's functions include:
The Board is authorised to deal with your concern only if it is within the Board's legislative jurisdiction.
The Board is not a tribunal or industry ombudsman.
Concerns the Board is able to consider about a non-State school, or its governing body
The Board is authorised to only consider matters related to whether a non-State school, or its governing body, is complying with the requirements of the Act.
For example, concerns the Board may consider include:
Concerns the Board is able to consider about a place operating as a school without Board accreditation
The Board is authorised to only consider concerns about:
What the Board is unable to consider about a non-State school or its governing body
Concerns the Board cannot consider include:
When raising a compliance concern
This form collects information to enable the Non-State Schools Accreditation Board to consider compliance concerns raised about non-State schools, its governing bodies or unaccredited places.
Certain data collected in this form is 'personal information' within the meaning of the Queensland Government Information Privacy Act 2009, which deals with the collection and handling of such information by government agencies.
This form collects personal information about:
The information collected in this form may be disclosed to the following entities:
In the event that the person submitting the form is providing personal information on behalf of someone else, it is the person's responsibility to ensure that the person has the correct information and authority to submit the information.
Certain information collected in this form may also be published on the Board's website and under Open data (data.qld.gov.au) if suitable for release. In other instances, the information collected in this form can be disclosed without further consent where authorised or required by law.
The Board will notify you of the conclusion of its investigation. Due to the strict confidentiality obligations imposed on the Board by the Act for certain situations, the Board may not be in a position to advise you of the particulars of its investigation or the outcome.
Refer to the Board's website for information about raising a compliance concern with the Board, its relating policy and procedures for managing compliance concerns and fact sheet.