Parents and carers in East Lothian who would like their child to start nursery in August 2018 are being advised that the deadline for applications is Monday 30 April.

All children who are eligible are entitled to a free part-time nursery place, for a total of 600 hours per year. This place can be taken at a local authority nursery class or in a partner provider centre.

To apply for a place in a local authority nursery, parents are required to complete a nursery application form. All applications for a nursery place starting from August 2018 must be received by Monday 30 April 2018.

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply.

Published: Tuesday, 10th April 2018