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Free entitlement to early education for children aged three and four

Children aged three and four can get up to 30 hours of free early education.

If you haven’t been able to access tax free childcare through your childcare account for technical reasons, or if you have not received a decision about whether you are eligible, without an explanation, for more than 20 days, you may be able to claim compensation from HMRC.

Free childcare for working parents of children aged three and four

Find out if you could get 30 hours of free childcare and how to apply.

15 hours of free early education for three- and four-year-olds

All three-and four-year-olds are entitled to 15 hours of free early education for 38 weeks of the year.