Child Care Benefit

Helps with costs for approved and registered care such as long, family or occasional day care, outside school hour care, vacation care, pre-school and kindergarten.

Eligibility basics

  • use approved or registered child care
  • be responsible for paying the child care fees
  • immunise your child


You might be affected by recent changes. Read more about changes to family payments.

Page last updated: 20 September 2016