Childcare, pre-schools, and nurseries

Childcare services and free childcare entitlement

In this section

Free childcare for 2, 3 and 4 year olds

How to access free early education or childcare

Early Years Pupil Premium

Further government funding for childcare providers

Starting nursery or preschool

Day nurseries, foundation units, and preschools

Attendance and home-based learning

Deferrals, supporting a child at home

Nannies, babysitters and au pairs

Services that care for your child in your home

Thinking of becoming a childminder?

Ofsted registration, costs, training, and advice

Ready for school

Self help skills for pre school children

Applying for infant and primary school

When a child can start school, key admission dates

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