Child Care Provider License Application
Child Care Centers are facilities which
provide care and supervision of children and which operate more than 30 hours a
Part-Day Children's Programs provide care and supervision, generally
offering preschool or mother’s day out programs, for more than 15 hours and up to
30 hours a week.
Out of School Time Programs and Summer Day Camps provide care and supervision for children, such as before-school and after-school programs, extended day programs, day camps, summer camps and summer park programs for more than 15 hours per week.
Family Child Care Homes offer care and supervision for up to 7
children in a family home.
Large Child Care Homes offer care and supervision for 8 to 12 children
and have more than 1 provider.
Child Placing Agency means a private agency that arranges for,
or places children in adoptive homes, foster family homes, or independent living
Residential Child Care Facility means a 24 hour residential facility
where children live together with, or are supervised by, adults other than their
parents or relatives. This includes children’s shelter, residential treatment and regimented residential programs
A licensing specialist will contact you to complete the licensing process. If your application is approved, you will be issued a permit/license from CCS indicating you are approved to operate a child care program.
Please note, you may NOT care for any children until you complete the entire licensing process and receive approval from Child Care Services (CCS), according to Section 405 of Title 10 of the Oklahoma Statutes.