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CCLP – Child Care Licensing Program

Division Head: Gordon Salas, Supervisor




The Child Care Licensing Program (“CCLP”) under the Department of Community and Cultural Affairs (“DCCA”) is the responsible Commonwealth agency in licensing child care services in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (“CNMI”) in coordination with other relevant Commonwealth agencies. It regulates and monitors licensed child care facilities throughout the CNMI. Additionally, CCLP performs employment history checks, background information checks, and criminal background checks on all applicants inclusive of the applicants’ staff members.


Contact Information: (670) 664-2572 / 4570
Mailing Address: Caller Box 10007 Capitol Hill, Saipan, MP, 96950
Physical Address: Ascencion Drive and Anatahan Drive, Capitol Hill, Saipan