How to register as a Childminder

Registration and Inspection of childminders is carried out by the Care Inspectorate.  If you are considering becoming a childminder you should contact them on Tel: 0345 600 9527 Email to obtain a registration pack.

You can also contact the Argyll and Bute Early Years team as we have a Prospective Childminder pack which you may find useful Tel: 01369 708517 Email

For more information on registering and running a childminding service, click here or visit the Scottish Childminding Association website.

During the registration process, guidance and support can be provided by; Linda Morrison, Early Years Worker, Kilmory Castle, Kilmory, Lochgilphead. PA31 8RT Tel: 01546 604347 Email

When you are registered, please contact Argyll and Bute Council's Family Information Service on Tel: 01369 708517 Email