Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups (Regulated Activity, Transitional Provisions and Commencement No. 4) Order (Northern Ireland) 2009

Definition of relevant child care premises

23.  (1)  Paragraph 3 of Schedule 2 to the 2007 Order is amended in accordance with paragraph (2).

(2) After sub-paragraph 3(2) insert—

(3) But premises on which a person acts as child minder or provides day care are not relevant childcare premises if the premises are the home of a parent of at least one child to whom the day care or child minding is provided.

(4) For the purposes of paragraph (3) “parent” includes any person who has parental responsibility for a child or who has care of a child.

(5) “Parental responsibility” has the same meaning as in the Children Order(1)..