Additional Child Care Subsidy

If you’re eligible for Child Care Subsidy you may get extra help with the cost of approved child care.

The Australian Government has announced changes to Child Care Subsidy (CCS). Read more about Higher CCS.

To get this you must be eligible for Child Care Subsidy. And you need to be 1 of the following:

  • an eligible grandparent getting an income support payment
  • transitioning from certain income support payments to work
  • experiencing temporary financial hardship
  • caring for a child who is vulnerable or at risk of harm, abuse or neglect.

Read the full conditions under who can get it.

Page last updated: 10 December 2021