This page allows you to login to your online provider account. Within your account, you can perform a variety of tasks.

  Create an Account Before Logging In!

   Once you have completed Pre-Application activities:


  What can I do within my account?

As an applicant applying online, you can:

  • Sign up for a Child Care Licensing Pre-Application class (once you receive notification via your online account).
  • Submit an online eApplication to become a child care provider
  • View your application status
  • View the status of any required paper forms
  • Add / Update / View Controlling Person
  • Submit background check requests

As an applicant applying via mail, you can:

  • Submit background check requests

Once you receive a permit from DFPS Child Care Licensing to operate a child care operation, you can:

  • Submit background check requests and view the status of submitted background checks
  • Add / Update / View Controlling Person
  • Change your password
  • View your inspection history/compliance history
  • Submit a request for a waiver/variance
  • Submit changes to governing body information
  • Submit an eReport of abuse/neglect or other standards violations
  • 24-Hour Residential Care operations only:
    • Submit or change information on a verified agency foster home
    • Update provider vacancies
    • Submit information on Emergency Behavior Intervention


Please enter your User ID and Password below to access your account.
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Note: Google Chrome users will not be able to enter background checks, add controlling persons or update the governing body, or use the address validation function.

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