Last updated:

9th January 2024

Free childcare for 2, 3 and 4 year olds

The Government is rolling out a programme to provide funding to support children in the early years age group (9 months – 5 years)

There are three schemes that families may be eligible for. These are:

  • 2 year old funding for disadvantaged families
  • 3 and 4 year old funding for all children (universal offer)
  • Free entitlement for working families for (9 months – 5 Years)

Visit the UK Governments Childcare Choices website to find out about help paying for childcare.

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