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  • After-school clubs: getting started Is there guidance on setting up an after-school club? We relay advice on setting up an after-school club, covering areas such as finance and business planning, use of premises, Ofsted registration, staffing and marketing. You will also find guidance on off-site clubs and clubs run by third parties.
  • Breakfast clubs: FAQs Are schools obliged to offer breakfast clubs? We answer this and other frequently-asked questions (FAQs) about school breakfast clubs. You will find guidance on topics such as providing food, charging for provision, and Ofsted registration.
  • Charging for before and after-school clubs Find out the rules on charging for before and after-school clubs, so you can be sure your approach is in line with the law and DfE guidance.
  • Out-of-school clubs: Ofsted registration Do out-of-school clubs need a separate Ofsted registration? We explain when out-of-school provision does and doesn’t need to be separately registered with Ofsted. This article also looks at how extended services such as after-school and holiday clubs are taken into account during Ofsted inspections.