Childcare has developed in Ireland over the past 20 years with the introduction of updated regulations and policies.

What is the difference between regulation and policy?
Regulation is documentation that can be enforced by law, whereas policy is documentation outlining guidelines and recommendations for practitioners to follow.

Relevant Childcare Regulations


Relevant Childcare Policies


For more information on any of the above or in relation to other guidelines relative to childcare in Ireland; click here
(www.dcya.ie) or why not contact the office on 053-9237156.