Scotland

Follow the latest updates from GOV.UK (United Kingdom) and find information, guidance on latest developments for the early years sector.

7th January 2021: Childcare provision for January 2021
The revised supplementary guidance for childcare following 4 Jan announcement is now published: Please visit the below gov.scot link to learn more:  ...
Fri, 8 Jan, 2021 at 1:26 PM
4th January 2021: Coronavirus (COVID-19)| Stay at home guidance
Guidance on new stay at home regulations coming into effect on 5 January 2021. For more information, please visit the below link: https://www.gov.scot/pub...
Mon, 4 Jan, 2021 at 3:42 PM
21st December 2020: Updated guidance for nurseries & childcare providers
Guidance has been updated for nurseries and other childcare providers as part of new measures to suppress COVID-19. To read more, please visit the link ...
Tue, 22 Dec, 2020 at 2:57 PM
20th December 2020: Level 4 Updated guidance
Scotland: IMPORTANT UPDATE about childcare following the First Minister’s statement. From Boxing Day, childminders can open to all children and should opera...
Sun, 20 Dec, 2020 at 12:14 PM
1st Dec 2020: Early learning and childcare expansion
The latest ELC Covid-19 update contains lots of key information, useful updates, helpful links and more!  For more information, please visit the below l...
Tue, 1 Dec, 2020 at 11:44 AM
12th November 2020: Guidance | Safe running of organised activities for children
Updated guidance for the safe running of organised activities for children and young people. For more information, please visit the below link:  https://ww...
Fri, 13 Nov, 2020 at 12:01 PM
23rd October 2020: New five level plan for coronavirus measures
The scottish government has announced a new five level plan for coronavirus measures in Scotland.  This new system will be introduced from 2 November.  Fo...
Thu, 29 Oct, 2020 at 11:16 AM
1st October 2020: 30 September ELC Covid-19 update
The 30 September ELC Covid-19 update contains lots of key information, helpful updates, useful links and more! Please visit the link below to read more:...
Fri, 2 Oct, 2020 at 9:53 AM
September Early Learning and Childcare Update
The ELC Covid-19 update for September contains lots of key information, helpful updates, useful links and more! Please visit the below link for more detail...
Mon, 7 Sep, 2020 at 1:03 PM
21st August 2020: Guidance on re-opening school age childcare services
New FAQs for the re-opening of early learning and childcare settings with answers to the most asked questions in relation to the 30 July refreshed guidance ...
Mon, 24 Aug, 2020 at 5:13 PM