Funded Childcare Placements

Free 15 Hours Funding

All 3 to 4-year-olds in England can get 15 hours per week, 38 weeks of the year, free early education or childcare.  Some 2-year-olds are also eligible, if their circumstance is within particular criteria.  Follow this link for further information: https://www.gov.uk/help-with-childcare-costs/free-childcare-and-education-for-2-to-4-year-olds

 

30 Hours Funding or Tax Free Childcare

Tax-Free Childcare and 30 hours free childcare are two separate government schemes, to help parents with the cost of childcare. Both schemes were effective from September 2017. You can apply for both schemes through one online application to HM Revenue and Customs.  Follow this link for further information and applications:  http://www.childcarebusinesscroydon.co.uk/running-your-business/227-2/30-hours-free-childcare-tax-free-childcare-2/