Archived Consultations

Level 3 early years educator: numeracy and literacy requirements

  The DfE is seeking views on the knowledge, skills and qualifications in maths and English that level 3 early years educators need. This consultation is…

Archived Consultations

Early Years Funding Consultation

  The DfE is consulting on proposals to change the way it funds free childcare and early years education. The proposals include: introducing a new early years…

Archived Consultations

DfE Consultation: Changes to disqualification arrangements

  The DfE  plans to revise arrangements for those disqualified from working with children because they live with a disqualified person. The arrangements apply to…

Archived Consultations

Childcare free entitlement: delivery model consultation

  The Childcare Bill has now received Royal Assent (Childcare Act 2016) and the Department for Education has launched a consultation on proposals for how…

Archived Consultations

Cutting Red Tape Review in the early years sector

  Alongside the consultation on the 30 hour free childcare entitlement, the Better Regulation Executive (BRE) will be publishing a call for evidence on the…