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Childcare Support Bill 2017

Posted by Administrator on December 15, 2017

For those of you in Ireland.  The following is taken directly from the DCYA website

Thursday 14th December, 2017

The Childcare Support Bill 2017 has been published and will proceed through the Houses of the Oireachtas in the coming weeks. The bill is an essential element in development of the Affordable Childcare Scheme, which will provide a new approach to supporting affordable access to quality childcare in Ireland..

In addition to the Childcare Support Bill, the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs also today published a Regulatory Impact Analysis of the Affordable Childcare Scheme.

Full details of the Childcare Support Bill, the Policy Paper and the Regulatory Impact Analysis on the Affordable Childcare Scheme can be found by visiting or

The Childcare Support Bill will now proceed through the Houses of the Oireachtas over the coming months. At the same time, preparatory work is continuing apace on the other major elements of the scheme, such as the development of ICT and administrative systems.’

Childcare Support Bill 2017

Explanatory Memo

Regulatory Impact of the Childcare Support Bill 2017

Affordable Childcare Scheme Childcare Support Bill Frequently Asked Questions



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