Nursery Education Funding and Online Provider Portal
Search for a nursery provider and further information.
Offering Free Early Education Places
Worcestershire County Council provides free early education places for all three and four year old and eligible two year old children within Worcestershire.
Guidelines for providers
For the current guidelines, please refer to the most recent Provider Agreement or contact the NEF team at Education Services
Online Provider Portal
The provider portal is available to allow the following providers to update their details about you and depending upon your consent, advertise your group(s) to parents / carers / professionals / young people. The provider portal also allows Nursery Education funded providers access to submit their funding details.
You can use the provider portal if you are one of the following:
- Ofsted registered childcare provider
- school run childcare provider including maintained and independent nurseries and out of school care
- holiday care provider
- event provider suitable for young people
If we details about your group you will receive your user details to log into the provider portal by email or post. If you require help to log into the Provider Portal please: