Apply for funded childcare for your 2-year-old
How and when to take up your funded childcare place for your 2-year-old
If your application is accepted, you will be sent a confirmation email. You'll need to choose a childcare provider and show them this confirmation email. Your child can take up their funded childcare place the term starting after their second birthday.
Tip: you may want to add a few providers to a shortlist to help you decide which is best for your child.
|If your child turns 2 before these deadlines
|They can take up their place from
April (the Summer term)
September (the Autumn term)
January (the Spring term)
If a term starts on or just before your child’s second birthday, they will have to wait until the next term to take up their place.