Fees and available funding

You provide nappies, baby milk and sun cream, we provide everything else as part of the package

Children can arrive any time after their start time and be collected any time before their finish time. Children can attend for a minimum of 1 half day up to 5 full days.

Government funding is the Tax Free Childcare available to all taxpayers. There’s an upper limit of how much of the total cost the government will pay towards. See www.childcarechoices.gov.uk for more information.

 

Our current fees are

Session Fee With tax free childcare
8am - 6pm £59.00 £47.20
8am - 1pm £30.00 £24.00
1pm - 6pm £30.00 £24.00

 

WE STRONGLY URGE ALL FAMILIES TO TAKE FULL ADVANTAGE OF TAX-FREE INCENTIVES, AND OTHER SUPPORT TOWARDS THE COST OF CHILDCARE FEES, OFFERED BY THE GOVERNMENT. THIS WILL SAVE YOU UP TO 20% AS SHOWN BELOW.

 


Parent funded places

These fees are organised by parents and are paid directly to the nursery. This can be through childcare vouchers, employers or the Tax-free childcare scheme.

 


2-Year-old funded children

Up to a maximum of 570 hours each year can be taken as an equal number of hours each week all year round. The number of funded hours cannot exceed 15 in any one week. Criteria for two-year-old funding is based on benefits received by the family. 

Claims can be made at www.childcarechoices.gov.uk.

Payment is made directly to the nursery from the Local Authority. Parents must complete application forms and provide the nursery with an allocated code to enable the Local Authority to process the payments to the nursery.

Additional hours can be purchased as required at £5.00 per hour or the full / half day rates as above.

 


Universal Early Education Funding for all 3 and 4 year olds

Up to a maximum of 570 hours each year can be taken as equal numbers of hours each week all year round. The number of hours cannot exceed 15 in any one week.

Payment is made directly to the nursery from the Local Authority. Parents must complete a form given to them by the nursery for the funding to be allocated, and payment made to the nursery.

Additional hours can be purchased as required at £5.00 per hour or the full / half day rates as above.

 


Additional government funded childcare hours for 3-and-4 year-olds

An additional 570 hours each year can be taken alongside the Early Education Funding as detailed above as equal numbers of hours each week all year round. The number of hours cannot exceed 15 in any one week. (30 in total).

Payment is made directly to the nursery from the Local Authority. This funding has criteria attached around being working parents, detailed on the application website. Parents must apply for this additional funding through  www.childcarechoices.gov.uk. and supply the nursery with a DERN number. The Local Authority can then process the payment to the nursery.

Additional hours can be purchased as required at £5.00 per hour or the full / half day rates as above.

 


Student Finance England

Up to a maximum of 570 hours each year can be taken as equal numbers of hours each week all year round. The number of hours cannot exceed 15 in any one week.

Student parents are eligible to apply for support with childcare fees which are paid directly to nursery. See Student Finance England for more details. If you have any questions, please contact us. 

This page was last updated 10/11/2023