Information for childcare providers

Information for child carers in Brent. 

Safeguarding children

All practitioners working with children in early years must comply with their setting’s policy and procedures with regard to safeguarding. They must also ensure that they are aware of the Brent Local Safeguarding Children Board policies. These can be found at

NB The previously issued Safeguarding children in early years settings in Brent booklet is no longer published as guidance can be found via the LSCB.

This should be read alongside all of the following:

If you are considering opening a new childcare setting Brent's Childcare Sufficiency Assessment gives information on the availability of childcare in Brent.