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This is technical information about submitting data for the early years census 2020.
It is for:
suppliers of software for local authority management information systems (MIS)
users of local authority MIS software
changes to the previous year’s census collection
what data local authorities should supply at establishment level and child level
how to structure the data in XML or CSV format
how to check the data against the validation rules
The validation rules are available in Excel and OpenDocument formats.