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Best Start Grant

The Best Start Grant has now opened applications for the Early Years and School Age Payment.

Parents can receive a payment of £250 for children who are at between 2 years old and 3 years and 6 months old and £250 for children due to start school.

You have to be receiving certain qualifying benefits.

You can apply online at or by phoning 0800 182 2222.


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