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This section offers key information,forms and guidance for childcare providers who are offering Early Education Funded (EEF) places for 2, 3 and 4 year olds.

Useful forms for childcare providers


EEF Finance team

Phone: 01785 854009 (Mon-Thur 8.30m-4.30pm, Fri 8.30am-4pm)

Email: eefportal@staffordshire.gov.uk (claim and portal / payment queries)


EEF Finance Team
Staffordshire County Council
Staffordshire Place 2
ST16 2LP

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