Issue details

Childcare Sufficiency Assessment (CSA) 2019-20

For the Executive Member to approve the CSA for 2019-20 and agree to publication of the CSA 2019-20 on the Bracknell Forest Website to make it available to parents and childcare providers.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/12/2019

Decision due: 7 Jan 2020 by Executive Member for Children, Young People & Learning

Lead member: Executive Member for Children, Young People & Learning

Lead director: Executive Director: People

Department: People

Contact: Sarah Gee, Assistant Director: Early Help and Communities Email: Tel: 01344 351447.

Consultation process

Parents of children resident in or accessing childcare in Bracknell Forest were consulted via an online survey on their need for childcare. The survey was advertised via childcare providers, the BFC website, the Family Information Website and social media.


All childcare providers registered to provide funded childcare in Bracknell Forest, all parents of children resident in Bracknell Forest.

Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director of People.

Financial Impact: Any revenue costs related to the CSA 2019-20 will need to be financed from within current budgets. If any capital costs emerge, they will need to be considered by the council through the normal budget setting process.