28 Apr 2015
Our Compliance, investigation and enforcement handbook: childminding and childcare (CIE handbook) sets out the legal background to our compliance and enforcement work, our approach to this work and the extent of our powers.
We use the handbook in our regulation of early years and childcare providers. It includes guidance for inspectors and others on:
The handbook sets out what we do to make sure that we are consistent in our compliance, investigation and enforcement work.
We review the handbook regularly, so it remains up to date and in line with the law and government policies.
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