Issue details

Determination of Free Early Education Entitlement (FEEE) rates to be paid to childcare providers 2024-25

Determination of the formula to be used to allocate the Early Years block of the Dedicated Schools Grant, including the hourly funding rates to be paid to all Funded Early Education Entitlement (FEEE) childcare provider.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/11/2023

Decision due: Not before 13th Dec 2023 by Director of Children and Families

Lead director: Director of Children and Families

Department: Children and Families

Contact: Chris Sutton, Lead Officer Admissions and FIS 0113 3783579 Email:

Consultation process

9 January 2024 – 3 February 2024


All Early Years childcare providers offering the free funded entitlement (Childminders, Little Owls, School nurseries, Private Day Nurseries, Pre-schools, Voluntary sector nurseries and childcare settings) and Schools Forum.

Portfolio Holder: The Executive Member for Economy, Culture & Education


  • Report to be provided to the Decision Maker