Government help with childcare costs for parents

The Muslim Wealth Portal thinks this is a great way for anyone who qualifies to receive extra cash (or even save on potential expenses). All helps when you’re trying to manage your finances in a Halal way.

Tax-Free Childcare

For working families, including the self-employed, in the UK

With children under 12 (or under 17 if disabled)

For every £8 you pay in, the government will add an extra £2, up to £2,000 per child per year


15 hours free childcare

For families in England, receiving some forms of support

With 2-year-old children

15 hours of free childcare or early education for 38 weeks

A total of 570 hours per year, that you can use flexibly with one or more childcare provider

Some providers will allow you  to ‘stretch’ the hours over 52 weeks, using fewer hours per week


15 hours free childcare

For all families in England

With 3 and 4-year-old children

15 hours of free childcare or early education for 38 weeks

A total of 570 hours per year, that you can use flexibly with one or more childcare provider

Some providers will allow you  to ‘stretch’ the hours over 52 weeks, using fewer hours per week


30 hours free childcare

For working families in England

With 3 and 4-year-old children

30 hours of free childcare or early education for 38 weeks

A total of 1,140 hours per year, that you can use flexibly with one or more
childcare provider

Some providers will allow you  to ‘stretch’ the hours over 52 weeks, using fewer hours per week


Visit Child Care Choices to find out more

Author: The Muslim Wealth Portal

Navigating the UK towards Halal Finance