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19 August 2016
The Department for Education released its long awaited consultation into the proposed funding formula for the 30 hours' free early education entitlement last week.
We've pulled together a range of frequently asked questions to help you make sense of the consultation.
You can see the proposed funding levels in various local authorities in this spreadsheet, and get a quick look at the average funding for your area in this condensed sheet
The DfE has also produced a range of supporting documents which can be found on this website hub page.
Discuss your views with other childcare professionals in our PACEY Local forum.
PACEY is the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years. Formed in 1977, we are a charity dedicated to supporting everyone involved in childcare and early education to provide high quality services, information and advice to children, their families and carers.
Across England and Wales we provide training, expert advice, help and peer support to practitioners and practical and impartial support and information for families and carers and those advising them. We represent the views and experiences of practitioners and champion their vital role in helping prepare children for a bright future.