This hub includes all the latest policy announcements, Government guidance, and free resources from across the sector to support all early years providers during the COVID-19 outbreak.


Updated 25 March 2023


Following the Prime Minister’s announcement of a national lockdown in England from 5 January 2021, the Prime Minister has confirmed that early years settings will remain open. The rationale for this decision can be found here


Key guidance and resources

If you have any further questions, please submit these to foundationyears@ncb.org.uk