Amendments have made to the Child Care Regulation under The Community Child Care Standards Act that support an increase to operating grant funding and the implementation of the 2023-2024 Early Learning and Child Care Wage Grid, effective July 1, 2023.

For more information, see section notices, circulars and webinars.

Information for Licensed Providers

Obtain information about the annual holiday/closure and facility reporting schedule, review child care online training materials, obtain information on grants,  registered pension plans and retirement supports and view notifications of sex offenders.


Grant Funding

For more information about early learning and child care grants, please see the link above or contact your Child Care Co-ordinator with any questions.

2024 ELCC Holiday / Closure Schedule

The 2024 list of approved ELCC Holidays – including closures and subsidy payment dates.

2023-2025 Facility Reporting Schedule (Attendance Reporting)

Obtain list of reporting periods for child attendance. Facility reporting is required within 30 days of the end of each 28-day reporting period as per The Child Care Regulation (M.R. 62/86), Section 42.1

Registered Pension Plans and Retirement Supports

Find information and applications for registered pension plans for full- and part-time child care workers in licensed, non-profit centres and nursery schools; and matching registered retirement savings plan (RRSP) contributions for licensed, home-based family and group child care providers.

Sex Offender Notifications

Visit this website to find out about high risk sex offenders. The purpose of notifying the public about high risk sex offenders is to help protect you and your children from these offenders. It is in the interests of public safety that people are warned about sex offenders who pose a high risk.


Early Learning and Child Care Program 210-114 Garry Street, Winnipeg MB R3C 4V4


Phone: 204-945-0776 Toll-free: 1-888-213-4754 Fax: 204-948-2625 TTY: 204-945-3724

Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m