Early Years and Childcare Reforms
Purpose of the Report: To inform the Executive Member about the proposed national Early Years and Childcare Reforms to be introduced from Autumn 2023 to September 2026. The Executive Member will be asked to note the content of the report and receive further regular updates about progress on local implementation.
This item has been withdrawn. Reason: Does not require a decision by the Executive Member at this stage in the implementation of the reforms.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Withdrawn
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/08/2023
Decision due: 05/09/23 by Decision Session - Executive Member for Children, Young People and Education
Reason: This item has been withdrawn. Please open this item for further details.
Lead member: Executive Member for Children, Young People and Education
Lead director: Corporate Director of Children's and Education
Department: Directorate of Children's and Education
The government are seeking views on a proposed
approach to funding for 2 year olds and under from 2024-25. It also
includes proposals on how local authorities distribute this funding
to their providers. Once the proposals are agreed and if the Local
Authority plans to make any changes to the local funding formula it
will be required to consult with School Forums, maintained schools
and early years providers.
Consultees: School Forums, maintained schools and early years providers.
Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: Yes