A guidelines document is prepared prior to each application round to assist community language schools in understanding the application process. The guidelines document which relates to the next round is not yet available. The information found in the most recent version of the guidelines is presented in relevant sections of this site.

Application form

An application form for the correct accreditation round is to be completed and submitted along with supporting documentation. The application form to be used in the next round is not yet available.

Note that if your school has been previously accredited, but wishes to have a new campus accredited, you must contact DET directly in order to complete additional documentation.


Supporting documentation

Community language schools are required to provide evidence to support their application for accreditation or re-accreditation. Note that the supporting documentation requires the use of two additional templates:


Instructions for submission

In order to ensure guidelines are followed and that applications can be processed efficiently, at least two members of the school (including the Principal) must take responsibility for:

  • reading the guidelines
  • checking the accuracy of information provided
  • checking completeness of documentation.