Wyoming Regulations

The regulatory information listed below was verified by the NRC as of July 1, 2015. Please be advised that the state may have modified the regulations since that time. Additional information and documents may also be found on the state's website.

Wyoming state documents regulating health and safety in child care. Effective/Revised Date
Administrative Rules For Certification of Child Care Facilities 9/1/2008
Chapter 1 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities General provisions 4/1/2012
Chapter 2 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Definitions 12/2013
Chapter 3 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Certification of Child Caring facilities 12/2013
Chapter 4 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Denial, Non-Renewal, revocation or suspension of license 4/1/2012
Chapter 5 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Contested case hearing 4/1/2012
Chapter 6 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Rules relating specifically to Family Child Care Homes 12/2013
Chapter 7 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Rules relating specifically to Family Child Care Centers 12/2013
Chapter 8 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Rules relating specifically to Child Care Centers 12/2013
Chapter 9 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Health and Sanitation 4/1/2012
Chapter 10 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Fire standards for family Child Care Home 4/1/2012
Chapter 11 Administrative Rules for Certification of Child Care facilities Fire standards for family Child Care Centers And Family Child Care Centers 4/1/2012

State Licensing Contact

Department of Family Services
2300 Capitol Ave.
Hathway Building, 3rd floor
Cheyenne, WY 82002

Phone: (307) 777-5491or for a list of contacts by city and county see https://sites.google.com/a/wyo.gov/early-childcare-and-licensing/contacts-childcare-facilities
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/a/wyo.gov/early-childcare-and-licensing/

State Early Learning Guidelines:

Wyoming Early Childhood Readiness Standards (2002)

Other Links to State Child Care Contacts

Healthy Child Care America
State Child Care and Development Fund
Child Care and Development fund Tribal Plan for 2013-2015
State Child Care Resource and Referral Agency