The Government Funds local authorities to ensure a free part-time early education place is available for every 3 and 4 year old in settings.
Children are entitled to free early years’ education, comprising of 15 hours per week for 38 weeks of the year. Parents do not contribute towards the minimum entitlement but may be charged fees for any services that are additional to the free place. The full entitlement of 15 hours can be available and used over 3 days for the AM or PM session.
The 2 year olds are entitled to 15 hours grant term only subjected to terms and conditions. The eligibility criteria must be met for the two year old funding. For further information please contact us.
From 1st September 2017, 30 hours of free childcare for 3 to 4 in England is being offered to many working parents if you meet the criteria.
You may be able to get up to 30 hours free childcare (1,140 hours per year, which you can choose how you take).