Apply for a nursery school place

Supporting documents for nursery school applications

After completing the application form, you will need to send the following documents by email to the nursery that you applied to:

  • Proof of the child's date of birth such as birth certificate or passport
  • Proof of the child's address

Proof of address

To provide proof of address you will need to provide one of the following documents.

The document should contain your full name and address. We cannot accept documents that only have your initial and surname.

  • Council Tax bill
  • Tenancy agreement arranged through a letting/estate agent. It must be on letter headed paper or stamped.
  • Housing Benefit letter

If you do not pay the council tax or cannot provide any other document from the above list, please provide a signed letter from the council tax payer confirming you are living at the property and two documents from the list below. The documents should contain your full name and address.

Child Benefit/Tax credits letter

  • Driving licence
  • Employers letter which states your name and address
  • Medical Card
  • Job Centre/National Insurance Letter
  • HMRC letter
  • Confirmation of registration on the electoral roll