Apply now for a free nursery place

Published: Friday 24th October 14

Find out how to apply for a free nursery place for your child with the council's step-by-step guide.

Choosing Nursery Education in Wandsworth includes details of where you can find free nursery places, tips on how to recognise good quality nursery provision and a guide to how to apply for a place.

All children are entitled to a free, good quality, part-time nursery place from the September, January or April following their third birthday.

Choosing Nursery Education in Wandsworth includes information on free places in the state, voluntary and independent sector.

The closing date for applications for a place in September 2015 is  Friday February 13, 2015.

For more information email, call (020) 8871 7899 or visit

In addition, some families on a low income with children aged two years old may be entitled to up to 15 hours of free early education for 38 weeks of the year. This would start from the term after their child’s second birthday. For more details visit Wandsworth Family Information Service.

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