Register now: The on-line checker for Extended Free Childcare Offer (30 Hours) and Tax-free Childcare is available
The online checking system for the extended free childcare offer for 3 and 4 year olds is now available to parents.
Currently all 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to 570 hours of free childcare a year as a universal offer. In September 2017 this will be increased for eligible working families up to 1140 hours, known as The Extended Free Childcare Offer.
Parents can now register their details using the following https://childcare-support.tax.service.gov.uk/ where you can find out if you can access this exciting offer. This offer will provide parents huge savings on their childcare costs, and also benefit children’s early years’ education. If parents do not have internet access they can make a telephone application by calling HMRC on 0300 123 4097.