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We thank you for your patience during this time.
Our Education Services has 110 Early Years Nurseries and there are also 345 Private and Voluntary childcare providers throughout the City (to include private nurseries, playgroups, child minders', Out of School Care and Crèche facilities.
We are aware of the Importance of early years learning and have all the information you need to make the right choice for your child. We offer a wide range of information on all childcare services (0-5 years) and support services for families and providers.
Please visit the Glasgow Family Information Service (GFIS) website for more information.
For GFIS enquiries please email email@example.com.
Pay your invoice online here.
For all invoice and charging enquiries please email cbsEarlyYears@ced.glasgow.gov.uk.
Or phone 0141 287 4702
Glasgow City Council is offering 900 free hours for every eligible child from August 2019, an increase of 300 hours to our current 600 statutory provision. This will be available to all families living in Glasgow with a household income of less than £45,000 per year and a child age 3 or 4 or deferred 5 year old, attending a GCC Nursery or one of our Participating Partnership Nurseries.
You will be advised of the outcome at least 4 weeks prior to the new term in August 2019 please wait until then before making contact with the team.
For further information on Early Learning and Childcare visit the GFIS website.
Additional charges for meals and snacks will apply. You can apply for free meals on our website here.
If you do not have online access, please contact CBSEarlyYears900hours@glasgow.gov.uk for assistance.