Early Years Free Entitlement (EYFE)

Early Years Free Entitlement is available for every child from the term after their third birthday until the school term following their fifth birthday. Read more at Surrey County Council's website.

Currently a child is entitled to receive Early Years Free Entitlement (EYFE) for 15 hours per week for 38 weeks a year. This funding is claimed on behalf of the child by the playgroup. You can use your EYFE hours towards morning and/or afternoon sessions and lunch club up to a maximum of 15 hours per week.  Please note: No less than 2.5 hours or more than 10 hours can be allocated per day.