Childcare and early childhood education – extension of consultation period for parents

The Inter-Departmental Group on Future Investment in Early Years and School-Age Care and Education Services is exploring ways of ensuring that current and future investment delivers more affordable, accessible and high quality early years and school-age care and education.

The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs has extended the time for parents and guardians to contribute to the Group. The new closing date for submissions from parents and guardians is midnight on Sunday 10 May 2015. 

Find out more from the Department of Children and Youth Affairs.