Where to find information about Ofsted for childminders.

All information on registration requirements for childminders, including publications, guidance and advice, is provided by Ofsted.  

Ofsted published a new Early Years Inspection Handbook in April 2017 which is a guidance on inspecting Early Years Providers. You can Register for updates so that you receive email notification when documents are published or updated. Remember, it's very important to notify Ofsted of significant changes to your setting.