Hickory Dickorys Day Nursery - Fees + Funding
Hickory Dickorys Day Nursery



A £50.00 non-refundable registration fee is required to secure a nursery place for a single child and £75.00 for a full-time place (5 days) and multiple children. This fee is non-refundable in all cases. If your secured start date is deferred for more than 3 months, we will require a secondary non-refundable registration fee as above, and only 1 deferral is permitted before cancellation of the place. If you wish to alter or cancel your nursery sessions, A minimum of four weeks' notice will apply.

Fee Structure

  • All fees must be paid in advance CASH or BACS payments, 1st of each month
  • All absences will be charged at the normal rate, including absences concerning Covid-19
  • The nursery will close on bank holidays and one week at Christmas, no fees will apply.
  • Fees are reviewed and increased in January and periodically in July

  • Under 2 years Babysuite
      8:15am - 1:00pm     £35.50 1:15pm - 6:00pm     £35.50
    8.15am to 6.00pm    £63.00
    Full Week     £290.00   ALL INCLUSIVE
    2 - 3 years Toddler Group
      8:15am - 1:00pm     £34.50 1:15pm - 6:00pm     £34.50

    8.15am to 6.00pm    £59.00

    Full Week     £280.50   ALL INCLUSIVE
    2 year Toddler Group (Funded Children ONLY)
      8:15am - 1:15pm    1:00pm - 6:00pm

    Additional hours above the funded hours: £7.26 per hour AM/PM    £6.05 F/D

    During funded sessions meals are charged at £3.50 per meal    NAPPIES NOT INCLUDED
    Snacks are complimentary

    (Nappies & Meals are not included for funded places)

    Pre-School Fees 3-5 years (per hour)

    3 - 5 years Nappies not included
      8:15am - 1:15pm   1:00pm - 6.00pm    £7.25 per hour

    There is an additional, compulsory prior charge of £3.50 per session to cover all snacks, drinks, and meals during Funded Sessions.

    Any additional hours are through prior arrangement only and charged at £7.25 per hour.

    Late Payments are charged at £3.00 per day.


    All children are entitled to receive 15 hours Government Nursery Funding for 38 weeks per year, this is claimed via the nursery following the term after the child's 3rd birthday.

    Your child will only receive the care element of any funding, it is compulsory to purchase our full meal & beverage package charged at £3.50 per funded session. (all snacks are complimentary)

    We accept the additional 15 hours (up to 30 hours)

    For more information see: www.childchoices.gov.uk where you will receive a valid code, you must present this to the nursery before the funding begins.

    We do not offer the 30 hours funding in a term time capacity it is spread over 50 weeks. Any additional hours outside of the funded hours are charged at the normal nursery rate.

    The nursery also accepts funding for 2-years olds (certain criteria applies), please refer to Gloucestershire County Council, who can offer advice and confirmation. www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/earlyyears

    We accept Tax Free Childcare (TFC) payments & Workplace Vouchers for fees.

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