Running your childcare business

We help all early years providers in Kent to carry out all their responsibilities and offer a quality childcare service, including:

You can also log into our directory for childcare providers in Kent to manage your business details.

If you would like support as a childcare provider in Kent, you can email us on kentcfis@kent.gov.uk or call us on 03000 41 23 23.

National information and support for childcare providers

The Foundation years website offers useful information for all childcare providers, as do the Pre-school Learning Alliance.

You can also find guidance on employing staff for your business at GOV.UK, including recruitment tips and calculating minimum wage.