Early learning and childcare - 2 year old eligibility - income threshold change June 2021: EQIA

Assessment on whether 2 year old children and parents or carers within protected characteristics groupings face any barriers, discrimination or harassment as a result of the proposed amendments to secondary legislation.

Equality Impact Assessment - Results

Title of Policy

The Provision of Early Learning and Childcare (Specified Children) (Scotland) Amendment Order (No.2) 2021

Summary of aims and desired outcomes of Policy

This is an amendment to secondary legislation in order to protect children's eligibility for the targeted entitlement to funded early learning and childcare (ELC) for some 2 year olds.

This follows UK Government changes to the National Living Wage from April 2021.   

Directorate: Division: team

Early Learning and Childcare: Targeted Childcare and Family Wellbeing Team     


Email: Kerrie.Harkness@gov.scot

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