Children and Families (Wales) Measure 2010 (Commencement No.2, Savings and Transitional Provisions) Order 2010 comes into force

Implementation date: 1 April 2011

The Order commences the sections of part 2 of the Children and Families (Wales) Measure 2010 that relate to child minding and day care for children under the age of eight. The Measure requires Welsh Ministers to maintain a register of childminders and a register of persons eligible to provide day care and prescribes that a person may not act as a childminder or provide day care unless he or she is registered. The Order can be viewed on the UK legislation website.