The Childcare Bill
The House of Commons Public Bill Committee is due to consider the Childcare Bill which is currently passing through Parliament and gives effect to the increase to 30 hours free childcare.
Those with relevant expertise and experience are invited to submit written evidence. The window for providing evidence is short, with the final deadline for submissions being 15 December. Those interested in submitting written evidence can find more information by clicking here.
Early Years - update November 2016
Standards and Testing Agency HandbookRead More
Tax free childcare
Tax free childcare is a new government scheme to help parents with their childcare costs.Read More
30 hours free entitlement to childcare
As you may be aware the government has passed legislation to increase the number of hours of free entitlement of childcare from 15 hours to 30 hours.Read More
Government review into ‘cutting red tape’
Evidence sort from early years childcare providersRead More
Consultation on disqualification from childcare arrangements
Early years: guide to the 0 to 25 SEND code of practice
From the Department for Education. Advice for early years providers that are funded by the local authority.Download
Statutory framework for the early years foundation stage
From the Department for Education. Setting the standards for learning, development and care for children from birth to five.Download