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7th January 2021

Statement from the Department of Children, Equality, Disability , Integration and Youth on the operation of the ECCE pre-school programme and early learning and childcare services for the month of January, following Cabinet approval this afternoon (6 January) of the introduction of additional measures under full level 5 restrictions.

Essential workers or parents with vulnerable children whose children are not currently in childcare but who may now need access to childcare are going to be advised that they should contact us here at South Dublin CCC for further support in securing a childare place. 


15th December 2020

ECCE Payment Schedule Update

The ECCE Payment Schedule has been updated 

The following changes should be noted:

  • the ‘pay until’ date for the payment of the 20/11/2020 has been changed from 25/12/2020 to 01/01/2021
  • the date the funding will be in the Service Providers bank in the first week of January is now Wednesday 06/01/2021

 Please click  HERE to download a copy of the schedule