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    • fatboyonadiet
    • By fatboyonadiet 31st May 17, 12:44 PM
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    30 hours childcare
    • #1
    • 31st May 17, 12:44 PM
    30 hours childcare 31st May 17 at 12:44 PM
    Hi, has anyone applied?

    We're eligible and applied but not received our code yet - anyone know how long this takes?

    It's been over a week and we've not heard anything back yet
    2p off is still 2p off!
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    • susancs
    • By susancs 31st May 17, 3:53 PM
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    • 31st May 17, 3:53 PM
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    • 31st May 17, 3:53 PM
    I understand that it takes a bit longer to get the code if one or both the parents are self employed, especially if there is not a full years worth of taxes paid. The site links into the HMRC site to do checks so some parents have been getting the code straight away, but others will need extra checks due to less information being available I have been told. There are a lot of applications at this time, so I understand there is a bit of a back log on the extra checks.
    • fatboyonadiet
    • By fatboyonadiet 31st May 17, 7:03 PM
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    • 31st May 17, 7:03 PM
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    • 31st May 17, 7:03 PM
    Thanks, neither of us all self employed but useful to know
    2p off is still 2p off!
    • PeppaCoin
    • By PeppaCoin 31st May 17, 9:12 PM
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    • 31st May 17, 9:12 PM
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    • 31st May 17, 9:12 PM
    We are currently receiving it for our 4 year old son as it is being trialled early in North Yorkshire. From start to finish the process took a couple of weeks but I think thats because we were being guinea pigs.
    Debt at Light Bulb Moment - £18,320
    Current debt - £10,218
    • fluffysox
    • By fluffysox 1st Jun 17, 9:51 PM
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    • #5
    • 1st Jun 17, 9:51 PM
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    • 1st Jun 17, 9:51 PM
    Hi I applied and got the code instantly.
    2016 MFW OPd £2000, 2015 MFW OPd 3000 then bought new bigger house with bigger mortgage.
    MFW OPd 2014 £2000 2013 £9700 2012 £2848.39 2011 £2509.58 2010 £11000 2009 £112002008 £4939
    Beautiful boys born May 2011 and October 2013
    • fatboyonadiet
    • By fatboyonadiet 10th Jun 17, 3:02 PM
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    • 10th Jun 17, 3:02 PM
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    • 10th Jun 17, 3:02 PM
    Still nothing for me! Better chase it
    2p off is still 2p off!
    • chelseablue
    • By chelseablue 22nd Jun 17, 10:02 AM
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    • 22nd Jun 17, 10:02 AM
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    • 22nd Jun 17, 10:02 AM
    I cant even log in, it keeps saying 'we are experiencing technical difficulties'

    Driving me mad!
    Baby Boy born May 2014

    Mortgage starting balance 26.02.16 £231,294
    Mortgage after Year 1 £225,078
    • fatboyonadiet
    • By fatboyonadiet 22nd Jun 17, 11:01 AM
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    • 22nd Jun 17, 11:01 AM
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    • 22nd Jun 17, 11:01 AM
    I cant even log in, it keeps saying 'we are experiencing technical difficulties'

    Driving me mad!
    Originally posted by chelseablue
    Ring em up, they gave it to me over the phone
    2p off is still 2p off!
    • chelseablue
    • By chelseablue 22nd Jun 17, 11:06 AM
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    • 22nd Jun 17, 11:06 AM
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    • 22nd Jun 17, 11:06 AM
    Ring em up, they gave it to me over the phone
    Originally posted by fatboyonadiet
    I did try that, and some jobsworth said they can only see the same screen I can, but I will try again.

    My son becomes eligible in September so got a bit of time. How far in advance do the nursery need the code?
    Baby Boy born May 2014

    Mortgage starting balance 26.02.16 £231,294
    Mortgage after Year 1 £225,078
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