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Closing an OSHC service

Once a school governing council endorses a decision to close an OSHC service, they must meet specific requirements.

Responsibilities of the school governing council

The school governing council must ensure that:

Responsibilities of the principal

The principal must make sure that:

  • the school governing council minutes where the decision to close the service was endorsed, and the education director's endorsement, are emailed to the department's OSHC unit on education.oshc [at] sa.gov.au.
  • funds are available to meet all staff entitlements prior to closure of the service
  • company 4 remains open until 30 June after group certificates have been completed, or to 31 December if the transfer is after the end of the financial year.​

Out of school hours care (OSHC)

Phone: 8226 6427
EmailEducation.OSHC [at] sa.gov.au