Child Care Subsidy

Assistance to help you with the cost of child care.

Eligibility basics

  • care for a child 13 or younger and not attending secondary school, unless an exemption applies
  • use an approved child care service
  • responsible for paying the child care fees
  • meet residency and immunisation requirements
We’re now balancing Child Care Subsidy for 2018-19 but you won’t get your outcome straightaway. There’s no need to worry or call us to check its progress. We’ll send you a letter once yours has been balanced.

Page last updated: 1 August 2019

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