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Is your family’s income estimate for CCS approaching $351,248?
If it goes over this amount you’ll need to repay the Child Care Subsidy (CCS) you got.
Did you use child care in the 2017-18 financial year?
Time is running out to submit a lump sum claim for Child Care Benefit and Child Care Rebate.
Medicare gets a refresh
We’ve improved our site to make it better for you. Let us know what you think.
30 June 2019 is fast approaching, act now so you don’t miss out on payments
You may need to confirm your family’s income or submit a lump sum claim for Family Tax Benefit (FTB) for 2017-18.
Do you need to update your family income estimate for CCS?
For some families, even a small change in your family’s income may change how much Child Care Subsidy (CCS) we pay.
Don’t fall for a scam
Know how to pick fake emails, fake text messages and fake websites.
School’s back! Are your child’s education details correct?
If you’re getting Family Tax Benefit (FTB) for a child 16-19, you might need to update your child’s education details.
Is your family’s income estimate close to $186,958?
If you get Child Care Subsidy and your income is close to this amount, an annual cap could affect you.
We’ll be closed for the Easter and Anzac Day 2019 public holidays
Your reporting and payment arrangements may change when we close.
Seven reasons to update your income estimate for Child Care Subsidy
Updating your income can help you avoid an overpayment. Especially if any of these reasons apply to your family.
Do you have a child from a past relationship in your care?
We may reduce your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) Part A if you haven’t applied for a child support assessment.
Be sure to check out our social media accounts
We have Facebook and Twitter accounts and a YouTube channel. Use them to stay up to date, anywhere, anytime.
Top 3 changes that affect your Child Care Subsidy
If your family’s circumstances change and you get Child Care Subsidy, let us know. Otherwise, we may overpay you.
Stay safe from being hacked. Use strong passwords
Forgot to make a New Year’s resolution? It’s not too late to start making strong passwords a good habit.
The new year is a great time to review your Child Care Subsidy
Review your income estimate for Child Care Subsidy to help us make sure you’re getting the right percentage.
Child support when one parent lives overseas
We may be able to help you arrange child support even if one parent doesn’t live in Australia.
Has your 4 year old had their healthy start for school health check?
If they don’t have one before they turn 5, your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) Part A rate may reduce.
The year has changed, have your circumstances changed too?
With 2019 already underway, it can be easy to forget to keep your details up to date.
Changes to waiting periods from 1 January 2019
The Newly Arrived Resident’s and Assurance of Support waiting periods are increasing. These changes may affect you.
Get your child prepared now to make a student claim for 2019
Is your child planning to do full time study or an Australian Apprenticeship next year? If so, they can make a claim now.
Have you been scammed? We can help.
If you’ve given personal information to a scammer, call our Scams and Identity Theft Helpdesk straight away.
We offer help if you’re having a baby
There’s a few things you need to do to access our payments when you’re having a baby.