2yr Funding


Subject to eligibility you could be entitled to 15 Hours per week Free

(govt granted) childcare during term time.



Bumble Bees Nursery (Jubilee House) is under Solihull Authority, their eligibility criteria is as follows;



Parent/Guardian you will be eligible for a free childcare place of up to 15 hours per week term time only if your family receive at least one of the following benefits:

  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA)
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
  • support through part 6 of the Immigration and Asylum Act
  • the guaranteed element of State Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit or Working Tax Credit with a gross annual income of no more than £16,190
  • Working Tax Credit 4-week run on
  • Universal Credit (please contact the Family Information Service on 0800 389 8667 if you receive this benefit as paper evidence is required)

What if I don’t receive one of the above benefits?

If you care for a 2 year old child who meets any of the criteria below they will also be eligible for a funded childcare place if:

  • child is in receipt of Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
  • child has a current Statement of Special Educational Need or an Education, Health and Care Plan
  • child is Looked After by the Local Authority
  • child has left Local Authority Care through Special Guardianship Order, Adoption or Child Arrangement Order

To make an application based upon these criteria please call the Family Information Service directly on

0800 389 8667.


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