Ceeda Data: About Early Years 2 - No such thing as free?

 
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[Graph available to view online, indicates, "Charging and delivery policies" of centres offering the 30-hours]
THE BUSINESS IMPACT OF 30 HOURS
PLACES
While the Government subsidy, introduced in September 2017, is offered by 94 per cent of PVI settings, less than half of these places are actually free. Across all settings, including childminders, just 46 per cent of these places are offered with no strings attached.