About Licensed Child Care
In Ontario, Licensed child care is regulated under the
Child Care and Early Years Act. This Act regulates and sets minimum standards for staff-to-child ratios, health and safety, outdoor playground space, indoor space and staff qualifications.
To find out more about the Child Care and Early Years Act and the Provincial role in child care you can access their
Parents who wish to contact the Ministry of Education about any aspect of their child's care, may call toll free: 1.866.821.7770.