The Child Trust Fund

Child Trust Fund information for families on the GOV.UK website (Opens new window)

What is a Child Trust Fund, who can get one, payments, how to open, manage or change an account and more.

Child Trust Fund: children looked after by local authorities

Guidance for local authorities, Health and Social Services Trusts and adoptive parents and carers.

Information for providers of Child Trust Fund Accounts

Download guidance notes, application and claim forms, bulletins, plus technical specifications for software developers.

Child Trust Fund statistics on the GOV.UK website (Opens new window)

Quarterly and yearly statistics, detailed distribution analysis and statistics by local authority and parliamentary constituency.