Fee Structure

Our rates from September 2021

For children aged two to three years – up to the term of their third birthday

Hourly charge £5.00

For children of three years upwards – from the term following their third birthday

Parents can claim up to 15 hours per week as part of the Early Years Free Entitlement.

Any additional hours

Hourly charge £5.00

Working families may be able to apply for a further 15 hours per week – these additional hours are subject to eligibility checks. You can start claiming the additional hours the term following the date on which you receive your eligibility code.

More information about the 30 hours free childcare, tax-free childcare, tax credits for child care, universal credits and childcare vouchers can be found on the Childcare Choices website: http://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk

We invoice per term and bills are sent out within the first two weeks of term. Payment should be made by the due dates indicated on the bill

We welcome payments by workplace childcare vouchers and tax free childcare, please contact the treasurer for further information Email geptreasury@gmail.com

Some families are entitled to up to 15 hours free child care per week for their two year old. To find out if you are eligible visit


and follow the link to the parent portal

or text “Child” to 86555 (texts cost 10p)

or call DCC from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday on 01629 539316 / 539317 / 539319