States and territories sign on to Preschool Reform Agreement

All state and territory governments have signed on to the National Preschool Reform Agreement.

The four-year agreement aims to strengthen the delivery of preschool and better prepare children for school.

The Australian Government will work with states and territories to implement the preschool reform agenda. The reform agenda includes:

  • ensuring children receive Australian Government funding regardless of the preschool setting they attend from 2023
  • using new enrolment and attendance measures from 2024
  • delivering a new preschool outcomes measure from 2025.

Learn more about the Preschool Reform Funding Agreement.