COVID-19 and the National Minimum Standards for Regulated Childcare for children up to the age of 12 years
We have emailed childcare and play providers to let them know about temporary changes the Welsh Government has put in place to assist the sector.
The temporary changes to relax some of the requirements in the National Minimum Standards for Regulated Childcare has been agreed by Welsh Ministers to help address some of the immediate difficulties and facilitate the continued provision of key childcare provision. Further details on the agreed changes can be accessed in the email linked below:
Please note, any relaxation will be restricted to Welsh Government guidelines, as set out in this letter and subject to local authority approval in advance on a case by case basis.