This Ofsted guide provides information about applying to join the Early Years Register and Childcare Register.
Online application to provide childcare unavailable 9 to 15 May 2016: further details in the news story.
This guidance came into effect on 1 January 2016. It replaced the following guidance:
- Early years and childcare providers: registration and suitability handbook
- How to register on the Childcare Register
- How to register on the Early Years Register
- Childcare Register requirements for childcare providers on non-domestic or domestic premises
- Childcare Register requirements for childminders and home childcarers
- Types of childcare that don’t need to register with Ofsted
- Early Years Register: preparing for your registration visit
Visit Ofsted Online to apply online to join the Childcare Register or the Early Years Register.