*04 September 2019: We are currently investigating an issue with our Parent Portal with regards to account verification emails and password reset emails taking a very long time to send. If you have created a new account, or made an application for free early learning, and have not received an email within 2 hours please contact email@example.com for further assistance.*
*16 October 2018: An issue has been identified within the two year old application process that affects some applicants that have apostrophes in their personal details (in their name or address). If the system does not allow you to submit your application, an error message will advise you to contact Lambeth FIS for assistance completing your application*
EligibilityBefore applying, please read the guidance about the qualifying criteria and start dates. Free early learning is only available from the term following a child’s second birthday and you should not submit an application until your child reaches 21 months of age.
Important note: Use of this online eligibility checker is intended for Lambeth families. You must apply for two year old free early learning through your own local authority, even if you intend to access your funded childcare placement at a childcare provider based in the London Borough of Lambeth.
How to applyThe parent/carer who is claiming the benefit must complete the application.
In order to apply you will need the following information:
If you need additional help with completing this application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
To begin using the Parent Portal, create an account using the 'Create Account' link which can be found on the upper left side of this page. If you have already registered your details, use the 'Login' link to access your account.
If you are using a tablet/smartphone, access the menu items including the 'Create Account' and 'Login' links using the menu in the top right hand corner.
Use of your information In completing this application form you agree that the information provided will be used to process your application for the 2 Year Old Funding including the receipt of notifications electronically.