Funding

Funding Options Available to Parents

Various schemes are currently in place to help parents fund childcare.

  • Two-year funding entitles up to 15 hours of free childcare and early learning each week to some two-year-olds in Devon.
  • Three and four-year-olds in England and Wales are entitled to a maximum of 15 hours per week for 38 weeks of the year.
  • Extended entitlement – up to 30 hours per week for 3/4-year olds
    If you haven’t already done so you can check if you are eligible and apply for your 11 digit code – https://childcaresupport.tax.service.gov.uk/par/app/applynow
  • Early Years Pupil Premium provides additional support for children whose parents are in receipt of certain benefits.

Use the tabs below to find out more about each of these schemes and to download additional information: