Government updates

What parents and carers need to know about early years providers, schools and colleges during COVID-19

Information for parents and carers about attending schools, nurseries and colleges in the spring term 2021.

Change made: edited to clarify current guidance and to be more reader-friendly.

Early years funding: 2021-2022

Information for local authorities and institutions about early years funding for the 2021 to 2022 financial year.

Change made: we have confirmed the 2021 to 2022 maintained nursey school allocations, and updated the early years funding technical note for 2021 to 2022, and the early years funding operational guide accordingly.