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Types of childcare

Information on childminders, private nannies, day nurseries, pre-school and playgroups, creches, out of school clubs and holiday play schemes. Childcare options for children with SEN.

Childcare funding

Find out about the various forms of financial help available to help parents and carers meet their childcare costs including the free entitlement funding and tax free childcare scheme.

When to apply for childcare

Guidance on when you should apply for the different types of childcare.

Sutton play service

Information about Sutton play services and what they offer.

Support for childcare providers

Find out about the support available to childare providers in the London Borough of Sutton.

Becoming a childcare provider

Find out more about becoming a childminder, nanny or opening up a day nursery, pre-school or out of school provision