On the following pages parents/carers can create an account and make an application for the child or children for the following:
Please note you cannot apply for 3 year old funded childcare onthis page. To do so please click here.
You should only apply if you have parental responsibility for the child and you pay your council tax to any of the following district or borough councils: Craven District Council, Hambleton District Council, Harrogate Borough Council, Richmondshire District Council, Ryedale District Council, Scarborough Borough Council or Selby District Council. Please note: We do not cover the City of York.
Think carefully before you submit your application as you will not be able to change it once you have submitted the form and the local authority has received it. If you review or amend your preferences before your form has been received by the local authority you must re-submit your application.
Please ensure you have read the information on our website about school admissions or 2 year old funding before you begin your application.
How to apply online
You must first create an account with your email address and password. You can then add your children to the account, before making an application for one of the services listed above. When creating an account or completing an application please only use the buttons within the online forms - if you use the back button within your browser any unsaved data will be lost. If you already have an account click here to log in.
You must also remember to click the submit button otherwise we will not receive your application.
You may return to your account in the future by selecting the log in button at the top of this page, for example to complete or submit your application, however, please note that once you have submitted your application you will not be able to edit your application whilst we process it and you will need to email us with any changes.
You must remember to submit your applicationfor Secondary School by 31 October 2016 and Primary School by 15 January 2017. You will be able to log back into your account to view your child’s school place on National Offer Day, for secondary schools this will be 1st March 2017 and for primary school this will be 18th April 2017.
You can contact the education office here for help on applying for a school place.
2 year old funding
If your child is eligible, you can take up their place from the beginning of the term after their second birthday. You can submit an application for funding as soon as your child reaches 1 year and 9 months old. The date you can claim will depend on when their birthday is.
Deadlines for Applications
the beginning of term on or after 1 September
To be confirmed
1 September to 31 December
the beginning of term on or after 1 January
1 January to 31 March
the beginning of term on or after 1 April
you can apply now until 19 May 2017
Please note we must receive your application with supporting evidence by the deadline shown above.
Your child must be attending a setting by this deadline to be paid for funding for that term.
If you miss the deadline this may result in you having to pay the setting directly.
If you have any questions with regards to the online application process please contact the 2 Year Old Funding team on 01609 532394.
PLEASE NOTE - Your contact details will also be made available to your local Children's Centre which provides a range of activities and support for families with children up to 5. They can then send you information on sessions that may be of interest to you. if you would prefer not to be contacted please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or FIS.email@example.com to opt out of communications.
Using a tablet/smartphone? Access the menu items including the 'Create Account' and 'Login' links using the menu in the top right hand corner.