FOI Request - Nursery Funding

Request 101001379341

1. With which of your neighbouring local authorities do you have reciprocal agreements to fund children attending nursery out of their home area?

2. Do you fund all eligible children attending nursery in your area whose home address is in a neighbouring council area?

3. Do you pay parents of children at partnership nurseries in advance or in arrears?

4. What is the total occupancy rate of 3-5 year olds for your council’s nurseries?

5. What percentage of children in your council’s nurseries come from households where both households are working?

6. What information do you collect about the social and economic profile of children in your council’s nurseries?

7. What data do you hold on the number of mothers in your council’s area who return to work when their child starts nursery?

Response 15-12-2016

1. Highland and Aberdeenshire

2. Yes

3. In advance 

4. 2563 places available

5. This information is exempt under Section 17 of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 as the information is not held 

6. This information is exempt under Section 17 of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 as the information is not held 

7. This information is exempt under Section 17 of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 as the information is not held  

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