Childminders Support Pack


Dublin City Childcare Committee in collaboration with Dun Laoghaire Rathdown, Fingal, and South Dublin County Childcare Committees has developed a Childminder Support Pack for Voluntary Notification process. The Pack aims to provide support to childminders in delivering quality childminding services in accordance to the National Guidelines for Childminders.

The Childminder Support Pack contains samples of Childminding Policies and Procedures, Record Keeping Forms, and National Guidelines for Childminders (revised edition: August 2008). 

If you would like to receive a Childminder’s Support Pack, please contact Dublin City Childcare Committee. Alternatively, you can download the pack by clicking on the link below:

Click on the images below to view the relevant publication:



Record Keeping for Childminders:

It is also recommended that you develop a record system/file and keep the following records, click on the links below to view: 

Attendance record

Menu Plan

Medication Administration Form

Childs Information Record

Accident/Incident Form

Daily Routine

Fire Drill

First Aid

The document below will offer some tips on record keeping for childminders:

Organisational and Record Keeping Tips for Childminders

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