Apply for a nursery place for 3 or 4 year olds 2023/24 (current session)

Apply to a nursery for 3 and 4 year olds due to start nursery between now and March 2024.

Early years staff with pupils

Service information

Applications are now closed

The deadline for late applications for a local authority placement or funded provider request for 2023-24 has now passed. If you've recently moved into East Renfrewshire and are looking for a place for 2023-24 for your child or your child does not currently have a nursery place (but not where they have intentionally given up a place,  email: with both your own and your child's full details. A member of our Early Years team will contact you.  Please be aware that at this late stage, places and provision available is very limited.

If your child currently has a place in 2023-24 and you are looking for a change to their setting and/or provision from August 2024 the local authority application process will  reopen around April 2024. Late applications can then be submitted and the process for funded providers to submit funding requests will also reopen. Please check out our website for further updates


Last modified on 1 March 2024