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)
Find out more about eligibility on www.gov.uk/tax-free-childcare
You can't use Tax-Free Childcare together with:
Your childcare provider(s) must sign up to receive Tax-Free Childcare payments.
You can deposit money into your childcare account using a debit card, but it’s quicker by standing order or bank transfer. We’ll add the government top up automatically and you can use this money when it shows as ‘available’.
Use the money in your childcare account, including the government top up, to make one off or regular payments to your childcare provider(s).
To continue getting the government top-up, you’ll need to confirm your details are up to date every 3 months. We’ll send a reminder when you need to do this.