Child care funding your at parkside View Nursery

30 hours funding

Understanding what is available for you is important to us, as we know that covering the cost of childcare. It is important that you know about the government funding available for 3 to 4 years old.

Below we have devised a quick easy guide for you to understand if your family is eligible for working families with up to 30 hours of funded childcare a week. The funding is aimed at parents who are working and that you take a place all year round within a setting.

If you would like to find out more please feel free to call the nursery and speak to Angela for a more in-depth conversation about your circumstances.

Below is a quick guide for you to understand how funding 30 hours for your child can help you reduce the cost of childcare.

Feel free to contact the nursery if you're unsure or clear of how it works or find out more for the government website below.

Find out more about eligibility at

Use the online childcare calculator to compare different types of support online childcare calculator
You need to apply the term before you want to take up a place

When does your child turn 3?


1st April - 31st August
Eligible to start 30 hours from...
Term starting on, or following 1st September

My Child turn 3 between these dates -

Best to apply between...15th June - 31st July


1st January - 31st March
Eligible to start 30 hours from...
Term starting on, or following 1st April

Best to apply between...
15th January - 28th February

child turn 3?
1st September - 31st December
Eligible to start 30 hours from...
Term starting on, or following 1st January

Best to apply between...
15th October - 30th November

If eligible, you'll get an online childcare account and a code for 30 hours free childcare.

Apply at also
you can Watch this video to find out more about how to apply.


  1. GIVE THE CODE TO YOUR CHILDCARE PROVIDER(S) Give the code in your childcare account to your provider(s) along with your National Insurance number and your child's date of birth. Your childcare provider(s) will check your code is valid - you can't take up your 30 hours place without it
  2. RECONFIRM You must confirm your details are up to date every 3 months or your code will expire. Sign into your childcare account to confirm your details. You will receive a reminder to do this.