There may be some help with paying for childcare through the following:
Childcare element of Working Tax Credit:
Contact the tax credit helpline on 0345 300 3900.
You exchange a part of your salary for childcare vouchers with Tax and National Insurance savings. You will need to discuss the voucher system with your childcare provider who may recieve a payment direct into their bank account.
For further information see the Family and Child Care Trust website.
2 Year Funding
For more information see the Funded Early Education for 2 Years Olds page.
3 and 4 Year Funding
For more information see the Funded Early Education For 3 and 4 Year Olds page.