For working families across the UK, with children under 12 (under 17 if disabled)
Find out more about eligibility on www.gov.uk/tax-free-childcare
You can't use Tax-Free Childcare together with:
You can use Tax-Free Childcare together with:
Use the online childcare calculator to compare different types of support.
Your childcare provider(s) must sign up to receive Tax-Free Childcare payments.
For every £8 you pay in, the government will automatically add £2, up to the value of £2,000 per child per year (or £4,000 for disabled children).
Use the money in your Tax-Free Childcare account, including the government top up, to make one off or regular payments to your childcare provider(s).
You must confirm your details are up to date every 3 months. If you fail to reconfirm, you may miss out on your government top up.
Sign into your childcare account to confirm your details.
You will receive a reminder to do this.