Find out about free nursery places

Published: Wednesday 21st October 15

The council has produced a step-by-step guide on how to apply for a free nursery place for your child.

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.

Two-year-olds may also be eligible for up to 15 hours of free early education for 38 weeks if the year. This would start from the term after their child’s second birthday.

The closing date for applications for a place from September 2016 is Friday February 12 2016.

For more information email, call 020 8871 7899 or visit

For details of free places for two year olds, visit

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