Session Fees

Funded Children

All 3 to 4-year-olds in England are entitled to up to 15 hours per week of funded childcare for 38 weeks of the year.

When you can start claiming

The date you can start claiming depends on your child’s birthday.





Some 2-year-olds are also eligible.

For further information or to check eligibility criteria for 2 year old funding please visit .gov Childcare Choices 

With your permission we can check if you are eligible - Please contact Jo (Tues - Thurs) with the following information to hand;

  • Child's name

  • Child's date of birth

  • Address child resides

  • Parent/carer name

  • Parent/carer national insurance number 

  • Parent/carer date of birth

  • Applicant's relationship to child

  • Address of parent/carer applicant


You may be eligible to claim 30 hours of funding for 3 and 4 year old children. Further information can be found on the .gov Childcare Choices.

If you would like to discuss funding options for your child, please do not hesitate to contact our Finance Officer Jo Young who will be happy to help you.

Hourly Rate 

Our hourly rate for non funded children and additional hours is £4.75 for 2/3 year olds and decreases to £4.50 the term after your child turns 3, invoiced termly and payable in advance by weekly, monthly or full term instalments.

Employer Childcare Voucher schemes

We accept all employer voucher schemes

Tax-Free Childcare

For every £8 you pay in, the government will add an extra £2, up to £2,00 per child, per year. For working families, including self employed, in the UK with children under 12 (or under 17 if disabled). To check eligibilty and apply visit .gov Childcare Choices.


Child's birthday

1 January to 31 March

1 April to 31 August

1 September to 31 December

When you can claim

The beginning of term on or after 1 April

The beginning of term on or after September

The beginning of term on or after 1 January

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