Financial support for childcare

Childcare calculator, Childcare Grant, Care to Learn, tax credits, help with costs.


  • Help paying for childcare

    Help with the cost of paying for approved childcare - Tax-Free Childcare, 15 and 30 hours childcare, childcare vouchers, tax credits, Learner Support.

  • Tax credits calculator

    Estimate how much tax credit (including Working Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit) you could get every 4 weeks during this tax year, 6 April 2021 to 5 April 2022.

  • Check what help you could get with childcare costs

    Check what help you might be able to get with childcare schemes like tax credits, Tax-Free Childcare, childcare vouchers and free childcare or education for 2 to 4-year-olds

  • Get childcare: step by step

    How to find childcare, get help paying for it and what to do if your circumstances change.

  • Childcare Grant

    Childcare Grants for full-time students in higher education - grants, CCG1, CCG2 forms, how to apply, eligibility

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