Day nurseries:

  • care for children from six weeks to five years old

  • open for a continuous period of four hours or more

  • opening hours tend to be 8am – 6pm Monday to Friday

  • costs vary between each nursery

  • some have an out of school club/holiday scheme for school-aged children

  • most offer free early education to two, three and four-year olds

You must contact the nursery directly to check that their service meets your childcare needs.

Find a day nursery near you