Fee Information

The Nursery is an independent charitable company.

Fees are calculated, and charged in advance, on a monthly basis. Fees can be paid direct from salary for OU employees, Childcare Vouchers and BACs transfers.

Fees are not refundable. One month's notice is required in writing for any changes to your child's attendance at nursery.

Monthly charges

We are offering 10% discount on the cost of full time places for all children that are not eligible for any funding.

Sessions Under 2's (before discount) 2 year olds (before discount) 3+ years (before discount)
10 £969 (£1,076) £924 (£1,027) £897 (£997)
9 £969 £924 £897
8 £861 £821 £797
7 £753 £719 £698
6 £646 £616 £598
5 £538 £513 £498
4 £431 £411 £399
3 £323 £308 £299
2 £215 £205 not available
1 £108 £103 not available

Government funding

The nursery offers access to 30 hours of funding for eligible parents.

Please note our criteria for accessing universal funding and the extended funding offer:

Universal funding (15 hours)

  • Attendance is a minimum of 3 sessions per week
  • Funding will be applied as a stretched offer 11 hours of free childcare for 50 weeks

Extended funding (30 hours)

  • Attendance is a minimum of 5 sessions per week
  • Funding will be applied as a stretched offer 22 hours of free childcare for 50 weeks

Childcare Vouchers

Parents can exchange up to £243 per month of their gross salary for childcare vouchers. The exchanged part of the salary is exempt from tax and national insurance contributions.