You can apply for free early education for 2-year-olds, the term your child turns two, but you will not receive the funded hours until the following term. These terms are set by the Department of Education rather than following school term dates.
For more information about FEET funding please visit www.surreycc.gov.uk/people-and-community/family-information-service/choosing-childcare-for-children-and-young-people/paying-for-childcare/free-early-education-for-2-year-olds-feet
All 3 and 4-year-old children are eligible for 15 hours of free early education (FEE), the term after they turn three. Some 3 and 4-year-old children are eligible for an additional 15 hours (giving 30 hours in total).
Parents can start using their Free Early Education from the funding period starting:
|Child born between||Can have a funded place from|
|1 September 2019 to 31 December 2019||January 2023 (Spring)|
|1 January 2020 to 31 March 2020||April 2023 (Summer)|
|1 April 2020 to 31 August 2020||September 2023 (Autumn)|
|1 September 2020 to 31 December 2020||January 2024 (Spring)|
To check funding eligibility please visit https://www.gov.uk/childcare-calculator
We accept childcare vouchers/tax free childcare payments.