If both parents / single parents are working more than 16 hours at minimum wage (or equivalent) your child is entitled to 30 hours free child care (including 15 hours education). The free hours will be from 8.30am-2.30pm term time only.
Parents must apply online at https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk to obtain an eligibility code before a 30 hour place can be confirmed. Applications can be made as early as 16 weeks before your child's third birthday. Please note it is solely the Parent / Carers responsibility to obtain this code.