Some of the money you pay out for childcare costs may be taken off your income when working out how much Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Support you are entitled to.
You must complete this childcare charges form and your childcare provider needs to complete their declaration so we can take into account the money you pay them.
Make sure your child care provider completes their form - the childcare provider declaration.
Start the journey
More info about the journey
- Your benefit claim number
- Local authority registration number for your child carer (if applicable)
- Payments details of the childcare
We aim to process your claim within 14 days of you giving us all the information we need.
If evidence is needed, please supply this as quickly as possible. We will write or email to confirm what we require.
You can now email your evidence to email@example.com. We can accept scanned images or photographs of your evidence.
The quicker you provide the information, the quicker we can process your application.
You have to apply online. There are no paper forms.
If you don't have a computer, there’s access to the web in lots of places.