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Ofsted information for childminders

Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. This organisation inspect and regulate services that care for children and young people, and services providing education and skills for learners of all ages.
Ofsted is a non-ministerial department.

Pre-Ofsted visit tutorial 



Registering with Ofsted


Compliance / Reporting changes


Ofsted visits


Qualifications / Ratios


Contact details

Tel:  0300 123 1231

E-mail:  enquiries@ofsted.gov.uk 

Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ofsted


Should you have any queries, please contact the Early Years Advisory Team


Last Updated 02/09/2020

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