This website allows you to apply for Free Entitlement for 2 year olds. You can create a user account and complete a short form with yours and your child’s details. Once submitted, West Sussex County Council will check your eligibility and notify you of the outcome within 21 working days.
To apply under the income criteria, please complete the four easy steps below. For detailed guidance please click the 'How to guide' at the top of this page.
1. Click on ‘Sign In or Create Account’ at the top of this page. You will need your own email address to verify your account.
2. Once you have verified your account, click on ‘Sign In or Create Account' to sign in.
3. Complete the short form in full with the following information:
4. Click on ‘Submit application’ at the bottom of the form.
To apply under the non-income criteria, please click on the About Free Entitlement link at the top of this page and follow the appropriate steps.
By completing this form you provide your consent for your data to be checked and used for the purposes of the 2 Year Old Funding. This data may also be used when your child turns 3 to check eligibility for Early Years Pupil Premium which provides additional funding to the Free Entitlement to support your child’s learning and development. This data may be shared with West Sussex County Council, our Commissioned Partners, Early Years Settings and may be used for the wider purpose of planning services for children and families. Please refer to the Privacy Notice (link above).
If you have any questions or would like any support in completing this application please contact your local Children and Family Centre. Alternatively, please contact the Family Information Service on 01243 777807 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Using a tablet/smartphone? Access the menu items including the 'Create Account' and 'Login' links using the menu in the top right hand corner.