Updated guidance for local authorities making decisions on funding providers registered at an ‘ineffective' childminder agency to deliver the free early education and childcare entitlements. Changes are included in para A3.13.
Removed outdated guidance documents.
Added new guidance for 1 September 2018.
Replaced 'Early education and childcare: valid from 1 September 2017' with an updated version.
Updated Part E: legal annex about free early education entitlement for two-year-olds under Universal Credit. The legislation comes into force on 1 April 2018.
Added a new version of the statutory guidance that will be valid from 1 September 2017.