ERO’s working arrangements during the different Alert Levels

Alert Level 4 – all our offices remain closed and onsite review work is deferred. We will keep in contact with schools and early learning services. Further advice is provided on this page.

Alert Level 3 – All our offices remain closed, and staff are still working from home. Onsite review work is deferred. If your school or early learning service is due for a visit or review, ERO will be in touch on a case-by-case basis to check whether working with you digitally is something you would like to do. 

Alert Level 2 – Our offices are open, and we are doing business as close to usual as possible. We aim to continue to work onsite in schools and services, consistent with the Public Service Commission advice 

Alert Level 1 – ERO offices are open, and it is business as usual.