Child Care Benefit

A payment to help with the cost of day care, outside school hours care, vacation care, pre-school and kindergarten.

Eligibility basics

  • use approved or registered child care
  • are responsible for paying the child care fees
  • immunise your child
There will be changes to child care assistance from 2 July 2018. Read more about the Jobs for Families Child Care Package on the Department of Education and Training website.

Page last updated: 19 July 2017