Opening a New Independent School in NSW Information Session

Each year AISNSW staff present an in person information session about opening a new independent school. It is designed to provide participants with an overview and understanding of the complex regulatory landscape and requirements for opening a new school in NSW.

Information session summary

Participants will be provided with:

  • an overview of the independent sector
  • funding, business and property planning
  • legislative and regulatory frameworks
  • requirements for school registration and teacher accreditation
  • application process and timeframes to open a new independent school in NSW.

Audience for information session

It is designed for individuals or groups considering opening a new independent school in NSW.


There is no cost for this information session. However, each person who wants to attend must register individually.

Dates and location

In 2024, there will be two dates offered:

  • Thursday 18 April
  • Thursday 3 October.

The information session is a face-to-face all day event ( at AISNSW’s conference centre in the Sydney CBD.

How to register for the information session

To attend an information session, each participant must register for the session they wish to attend using the button below.
Note: If you do not already have an AISNSW profile, you will be directed to the sign-up page. You can then return to this page to complete your registration using the button below.

After registration, a course confirmation email will be sent.

A week before the information session, a final email confirming venue details will be sent.