What is illegal childcare?
Childcare becomes illegal when a child is looked after by someone who isn’t registered under the Day Care of Children (Jersey) Law 2002 and they:
How to report illegal childcare
If you think illegal childcare is taking place, you can contact the Childcare & Early Years Service (CEYS) anonymously. Email the Childcare & Early Years Service Team
You should try to give us some or all of the following information:
where possible the name of the person / s offering the service
the address where the childcare is taking place
the number of children being cared for and, where possible, their ages
any information on payment taking place
How we investigate illegal childcare
We’ll investigate any information given to us and we may contact:
Evidence of illegal childcare will result in prosecution under the Day Care of Children (Jersey) Law 2002.