All services eligible for COSP for the period of 8th March to 26th March must accept the terms and conditions of the funding, which are currently available on HIVE.  Please see the COSP Extension Technical Guide for further details on how to complete this process. Please note, this process must be completed by 5pm on Friday 26th March. 

Help and support

Should you have any queries in relation to the Covid-19 Operating Support Payment outlined above, please contact the Early Years Provider Centre by raising a Request on Hive and selecting the following categories:

·        Request Type Detail: COSP General Query

·        Request Type: COSP

·        Programme Request: Covid 19 Supports



AIM Review and Confirm Now Open

The issues identified last week, which affected the new AIM Review and Confirm (former second year extension) process, have been resolved. Services may now complete