Fee payments are made via Direct Debit and is the centres only method of payment. A child enrolment fee is to be paid on enrolment of $110, your child can’t be guaranteed a position until this amount is paid. One week of fees are payable prior to the child’s first day. It is expected that fees are to be kept in 1 weeks credit by families at all times. A $110 booking fee is to be paid annually to secure your child’s position at the centre for the following year.
Child Care Subsidy
The new Child Care Subsidy, replaces the current Child Care Benefit and Child Care Rebate.
The Child Care Subsidy commenced on 2 July 2018, it:
- replaced the Child Care Benefit (CCB) and Child Care Rebate (CCR) with a single, means-tested subsidy
- gets paid directly to providers to be passed on to families is simpler than the current multi-payment system
- is better targeted and provide more assistance to low and middle income families.