Ministers will be making capital grants available to early years settings, including schools, through a local authority bidding process to support the delivery of the 30 hours extended entitlement coming into effect from September 2017.
Local authorities must submit the expression of interest template by 29 April to be eligible for the full bidding process that will take place later this year.
Responses to this EOI should be made through the
, attaching the completed EOI as instructed. When prompted re type of query, please choose LA Funding - Early Years from the drop down list and enter Early years EOI when asked further about the query.