Parental consent is not required for the NCCD, but every effort should be made to inform parents, guardians and carers that a student has been included in the NCCD.
Where this is not possible, the reasons should be documented.You should communicate information about the NCCD using the Fact sheet for parents, guardians and carers, available in several languages. The related resources below may also be useful.
Collaboration: A practical guide for individuals, families and communities that highlights the benefits of collaborating as a group to better support a student with disability
Consultation: Information about the requirement, under the Standards, for schools to consult with the student with disability or their parents, guardians or carers about reasonable adjustments
Student diversity This link will open in a new window: Support for teachers to meet their obligations under the Standards, including in regards to consultation and ensuring that there is a team of people who have significant knowledge and understanding of the student