Reporting year 2021

Education provision: children under 5 years of age

Pre-release access list


Besides Department for Education (DfE) professional and production staff, the following post holders were given pre-release access up to 24 hours before release.

  • Secretary of State for Education
  • Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families
  • Permanent Secretary
  • Director General, Early Years and Schools Group
  • Director, Early Years, School Food and Teaching Regulation Directorate
  • Deputy Director x 2, Early Years Strategy and Entitlements
  • Acting Deputy Director, Family Hubs and Early Years Interventions
  • Grade 6, Head of Early Years Funding
  • Grade 6, Early Years Setting Quality
  • Grade 7, Early Years Education and Entitlements
  • Grade 7, Two-Year-Old Entitlement Team
  • Grade 7, Head of EY Workforce Development
  • Senior Executive Officer, Early Years Funding
  • Senior Executive Officer, Two-Year-Old Entitlement Team
  • Senior Executive Officer, 30 Hours Team
  • Director and Head of Profession for Statistics, Data Directorate
  • Deputy Director, Data Insight and Statistics Division
  • Deputy Director, Early Years, Schools and SEND Analysis and Research
  • Grade 6, Head of Early Years and Deprivation Analysis and Research Unit
  • Grade 6, Head of Children and Schools Data Unit
  • Grade 7, Childcare Markets and Demand Research
  • Chief Media Officer, Press Office