Guidance

Childcare inspections: providers judged inadequate or not meeting requirements

What happens when Ofsted judges a childcare provider to be inadequate or not meeting registration requirements.

Documents

The next steps when a provider is judged inadequate or is not complying with requirements

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The next steps when a provider is judged inadequate or is not complying with requirements

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Detail

This factsheet explains what happens next when:

  • provision on the Early Years Register is judged to be inadequate
  • provision on the Childcare Register does not meet the requirements of the registration