Concerns or complaints about childminders and childcare providers

Ofsted are responsible for the regulation of childminders and childcare providers in England. Information about concerns and complaints to Ofsted helps them to identify where a registered person may not be meeting the requirements of registration. Ofsted will check to ensure that the registered person is complying with the requirements and if not will tell them what they must do. Ofsted will take enforcement action to make them do so.