Quick check: Is your child eligible for Time for Two's?


Find out if your qualifies for free early education and childare by using our easy eligibility checker.​  

A two year old will be eligible if they meet any one of the following criteria:

  • They meet the eligibility criteria also used for Free School Meals (FSM).
  • Their families receive Working Tax Credits and have annual gross earnings of no more than £16,190 per year
  • They have a current Statement of Special Educational Need (SEN) or an Education, Health and Care (EHC) plan
  • They attract Disability Living Allowance
  • They are looked after by the local authority
  • They have left care through special guardianship or an adoption or residence order.
  • They are a child living in England where the family has no recourse to public funds.

Last Updated: 28 March 2019