Childcare eligibility changes to extend provision to 8,000 more two-year-olds

Joe Lepper
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

An additional 8,000 two-year-olds will be entitled to 15 hours of free childcare under proposals to overhaul the eligibility arrangements, the government has said.

Changes to eligibility criteria for two-year-olds are due to take effect from 1 April 2018. Picture: Alex Deverill
Changes to eligibility criteria for two-year-olds are due to take effect from 1 April 2018. Picture: Alex Deverill

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