Free education places for three and four year old children
In England and Wales, there is a free early education place for your child if they aged three or four years. The place should be for 15 hours per week during a normal term times. This is only if you want to take up a place.
For more information about schools and other organisations providing early education places at https://www.education.gov.uk/
or contact 0800 096 0296.
In Northern Ireland, currently free nursery education place is guaranteed for three and four old child. The places which are available differ from area to area and you are inspired to apply if you are willing to take up a place for your child. If the nursery is registered to receive the free early education, they will be able to offer three and four year children free part-time places. Schools and groups in the scheme will provide information about how to apply for a place and about the
education they offer.
If you cannot find a suitable place offering free early education, you should contact your local education authority. For all other problems with free early education, you should contact the organisation involved.
For free early education if you are not willing to find a appropriate place, you should contact your local education authority. For all other problems with free early education, you should contact the organisation involved.