guide to the Child care subsidy scheme


the government child care subsidy scheme is the new benefit To make early learning more affordable for many Australians.

How much Child Care Subsidy (CCS) will I be entitled to?

This will depend on three factors:

  • How much ‘work related’ activity (see you and your partner undertake each fortnight. The entitlement is based on the lesser activity figure for a member of a couple.

  • Your total combined family income.

  • The amount of early education child care undertaken.