Benefits of accepting Childcare Vouchers

  • Guaranteed and prompt payment direct into your bank account
  • By accepting Childcare Vouchers you can encourage parents who receive them as a benefit to use your service
  • Parents will have more income available for Childcare and may use you more
  • Keep existing parents and attract new parents

Rules For Childcare Providers

To accept Childcare Vouchers you must be Registered or Approved Childcare Providers such as childminders, nurseries and play schemes registered by:

  • Ofsted In England
  • The Care Standards Inspectorate in Wales
  • The Care Commission in Scotland
  • The Health & Social Services Trust in Northern Ireland
  • Out of Hours / Holiday Clubs run by a school on their premises or by a Local authority
  • Childcare Schemes run by Approved Providers
  • Childcare Schemes run by School Governing Bodies under the Extended Schools Scheme
  • Childcare Schemes run by Approved providers

You must post or fax us a copy of your Registration Certificate.  This will be required on an annual basis to ensure you can still receive Childcare Vouchers.

Registration and Administration

To register as a provider with Gemelli, or if you are already registered with us and need to administer Childcare Vouchers, please visit the Registration and Administration pages on our new website.