Decision details

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No




(a) that the Childcare Sufficiency Assessment Annual Report as a true reflection of the Council’s current position in relation to meeting its duty to secure sufficient, accessible, affordable, high quality early years and childcare places so far as is reasonably practicable, be agreed;


(b) that Members confirm the sufficiency duty has been met this year, as far as is reasonably practicable, noting the work currently taking place to tackle hotspots; and


(c) note that the Report will be published on the website.

Reason Key: Strategic, Political or Financial Significance;

Divisions Affected: (All Divisions);

Contact: Stuart Collins, Director of Children and Young People‚Äôs Futures Email:

Report author: Stuart Collins

Publication date: 13/12/2023

Date of decision: 13/12/2023

Decided at meeting: 13/12/2023 - Cabinet

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