Final date for Care Inspectorate annual return submission approaching!

The final date for submitting your annual return is approaching. Your completed annual return needs to be submitted by Sunday 28 March.

You must complete this electronically on the eForms system. 

Remember – even if your service is inactive you must submit an annual return.

If you have any questions about the annual returns, please read the Care Inspectorate frequently asked questions. 

Or if you need advice you can email the Care Inspectorate, in the first instance, at or contact them 0345 600 9527 between 09:00 – 16:00 Monday to Friday.  

Please remember their contact centre will be extremely busy as the deadline approaches.

Alternatively you could contact your link EYESO or Childcare Manager.