What the Harrow Early Years team do

Early Years Business Advice Hub

Hempsall’s Business Map for early years providers

Hempsall’s resources outline the steps that providers could take to business plan for now, the summer term and across 2021.

Visit Hempsall's business map for early years providers

Early Years Alliance Cost of delivery calculator

Can be used to calculate total costs and total hours delivered.  Information can then be entered into the spreadsheet, which automatically estimates hourly delivery costs.

Use the Early Years Alliance Cost of delivery calculator

National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) Business Zone

Free online business support toolkit funded by DfE.  It aims to help providers sustain a healthy childcare business, developed by the sector, for the sector.  The toolkit includes: Business Appraisal; Financial Management; Staff Cost Calculator.  There is a range of downloadable resources.

Visit the National Day Nurseries Association Business Zone

PACEY Group Setting Cost Calculator

This calculator developed with London Borough of Merton, funded by DfE, helps to understand the cost of delivering childcare services.

Use the PACEY Group Setting Cost Calculator

PACEY Business Smart for Childminders

Developed by childminders for childminders, a collection of ideas, inspiration and tools to help new and existing childminders develop a sustainable business. Funded by DfE, providers can find top tips, videos, case studies, downloadable tools and other essential ideas to help make the most of their business.

Visit PACEY Business Smart

Competition and Market Authority (CMA) letter

This letter is to help nurseries and early years providers understand how consumer protection law applies to the arrangements they have with consumers during the COVID-19 pandemic

Download the CMA Letter (pdf)

Other useful websites