Early Education Entitlement is childcare for early education for 2, 3 and 4 year olds funded by the government, up to 15 or 30 hours per week during term time.
- 2 years olds (15 hours funded childcare)
- 3 & 4 years olds (15 hours funded childcare)
- 3 & 4 year olds (30 hours funded childcare)
Any additional hours required can be provided at an extra cost.
All funded entitlement is available between the hours of 7.30am and 6.00pm, but no more than 10 hours can be taken on any given day.
You can include these hours with your placement or add additional sessions.
You can split between two providers or with school however you cannot claim full entitlement from both.
You must not falsify your claim or you could be liable to pay back any claimed funding on your behalf.