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 date of birth
Address child resides
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.
NB: From 1st September 2020 our hourly rates for non-funded hours will be £4.85 for 2 year olds (up to the end of the term of their 3rd birthday) and £4.60 for 3/4 year old children (from the start of the term after their 3rd birthday). Changes were made to our invoicing and payment terms and conditions, July 2020. Please click here to view the fees letter. All terms and conditions are also detailed in our fees policy
Employer Childcare Voucher schemes
We accept all employer voucher schemes
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 eligibility and apply visit .gov Childcare Choices.
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