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
- Provider agreement 2020-2021 (442 KB)
- Please note - this current agreement has been extended by addendum. This is currently on a termly roll over until the DFE update the Statutory Guidance. The addendum advises on some procedural changes. Addendum 2022 - 23 (279 KB).
- EY portal - user guides on how to submit claims, perform assisted applications for 2 year places and 30 hour checks
Information on funded entitlements and help with childcare costs for families
EEF Finance team
- Phone: 01785 854009 (Monday-Thursday 8.30m-4.30pm, Friday 8.30am-4pm)
EEF Finance Team
Staffordshire County Council
Staffordshire Place 1