SOAS University of London


Childcare Vouchers

The School provides a HMRC approved Childcare Vouchers’ Scheme the details of which are set out in the sections below under ‘Helping with the costs of childcare’.

From the 6th of April 2011, the Government has changed the tax savings allowances relating to childcare vouchers. Further details can be found in the section below ‘Employees Questions & Answers’. If you have any concerns or issues relating to your personal tax situation in relation to your payment for childcare vouchers, please contact the Payroll & Pensions Manager Marie Stacey on 020 7074 5042 or email at


Childcare Allowance Scheme

The purpose of this scheme is to provide some financial assistance to those School employees who are required to pay childminders of nursery fees for their children.

Details can be found at SOAS Childcare Allowance Scheme

Further information or advice

Please contact the Payroll & Pensions Manager Marie Stacey by telephone on 020 7074 5042 or by email to

HR Directorate
February 2013