All 3 and 4-year-olds in England already get 15 hours a week of free early years education. If their parents are living and working in England, 3 and 4-year-olds may be entitled to 15 additional hours free childcare. 30 funded hours became available in September 2017.
Children are eligible the term after their 3rd birthday.
To be eligible, you (and your partner if you have one), must either:
You, and your partner, must also both:
If you’re eligible for the extra hours, you sign up online to get a code to give to your childcare provider to reserve your place.
Follow the link below to apply for the additional 15 hours of free childcare: