Children's social care providers: fees and inspection frequency
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We're seeking views on proposed changes to the fees and frequency of inspections regulations.
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We’re seeking views on the following proposed changes to Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills (Fees and Frequency of Inspections) (Children’s Homes etc.) Regulations 2015, with a view to regulations coming into force in April 2017:
- a 10% increase on current fees for most settings where fees are not already at full cost recovery
- amending the frequency of Ofsted inspections for those registered children’s homes which currently have an overall effectiveness judgement of ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’
The consultation will run for 5 weeks and takes account of the Christmas holiday that falls within the consultation period.