Early learning and childcare



There are "significant risks" surrounding the Scottish Government's ambition to double early learning and childcare hours by August 2020, says auditors.

Oral evidence session 8 March 2018

The Committee took evidence from Audit Scotland on 8 March 2018


Oral evidence session 17 May 2018

The Committee took evidence from Paul Johnston Director-General Education, Communities and Justice, Joe Griffin Director for Early Learning and Childcare and Alison Cumming, Programme Lead Early Learning and Childcare, Scottish Government;

Vicki Bibby Chief Officer for Finance and Jane O'Donnell, Chief Officer for Children and Young People COSLA

Followed (in private) by the Auditor General for Scotland and Audit Scotland. 

Please read the Official Report for 17 May 2018

Meeting papers for 17 May 2018

Minutes of meeting 17 May 2018


The Committee agreed at the meeting on 17 May 2018 to close its consideration of this report.


This website is using cookies.
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.