Free Childcare

All 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to 15 hours per week of free early education at an eligible early years setting, including nurseries, pre-schools and childminders. You may be eligible for 30 hours free childcare if you and your partner (if applicable) are: in work and earning at least the National Minimum Wage or Living Wage for 16 hours a week. Some 2-year-olds are also eligible for 15 hours free childcare, for example if you get certain benefits.

Click here for more information and to find out if you’re eligible.