3PB's Emma Waldron successfully appeals OFSTED decision on child-minder

14th April 2020

3PB’s education law specialist barrister Emma WaldronEmma WaldronCall: 2011 has successfully supported a child-minder at the First-tier Tribunal in the decision of Mrs LR (A) v Ofsted (R). The case concerned an appeal of Ofsted’s decision to cancel the registration of a child-minder on the early years register under Section 68 of the Childcare Act 2006.

Judgement followed a five day hearing and it was concluded that the Notice of Cancellation made by Ofsted was neither necessary or proportionate.

Read the full decision here.