DCYA Notice for all childcare services 19th March 2020

DCYA Notice 19th March 2020


In the context of the Taoiseach’s announcement last week regarding the closure of crèches and childcare facilities from close of business on 12 March 2020, you will be aware that these measures were taken to support efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19 and were in line with advice from the National Public Health Emergency Team.


The Department of Children and Youth Affairs wishes to remind providers that they are not permitted to open their premises to provide services for any purpose at present.