Arizona Arizona

Licensing Standards for DayCare Centers

Certificate to Operate a Daycare Group Home

A. Upon determination by the Department that the application for certification is complete and the facility is in full compliance with the requirements of Articles 7 through 10 of this Chapter, the Department shall issue a certificate to the provider to operate a day care group home. The certificate shall be valid for three years from the date of issuance and is nontransferable.

B. The certificate is valid only for the certificate holder and location identified on the certificate.

C. The provider shall post the certificate in the day care group home in a location where it can be seen by parents or guardians. Each certificate shall be the property of the state of Arizona and the certificate shall be resumed to the Department immediately upon suspension, revocation, expiration of the certificate, or voluntary closure, except for seasonal vacations.

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