Help paying for your childcare

Government help with childcare costs for parents. Whether you have toddlers or teens, you could get support.

Childcare support is expanding

Sign up for more details about the upcoming changes, as well as how and when to register for support with childcare costs.

Find the options available to you

Enter your details to help find out how you can save money on your childcare.

You can also read about existing childcare support schemes. View schemes

The details you enter into this eligibility checker will never be stored. See more in the DfE and HMRC personal information charters.



Do you live with a partner?




Do you receive Universal Credit?
Enter your children's information to show the relevant options for you.
Re-order Child’s first name Month and year of birth Does your child have any disabilities? Weight Operations
For example, Mar 2018
Does your child have any disabilities?