Information for Child Care Providers Including Recent Changes

The Child Care and Early Years Act 2014 (Bill 10)


As of August 31, 2015, the Child Care and Early Years Act will come into effect. This new legislation will replace the Day Nurseries Act.

Find out how the new rules and regulations will affect child care providers:

Tip Sheet: “The New Child Care and Early Years Act: What Providers and Parents Need to Know”

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Ontario regulations made under the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014:

Licensed operators will be required to have a program statement in line with How Does Learning Happen? Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years.

Child Care Providers

All Early Years Professionals

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