New to child care?
13 May 2020
If you’re new to child care, you may want to get Child Care Subsidy when it starts again.
If you’ve started using child care, you should find out about CCS for after the free child care period.
If you keep using child care but don’t get CCS, you’ll need to pay full fees when it starts again.
What CCS is
CCS helps with the cost of approved child care. We pay this subsidy to your child care provider to reduce the fees you pay.
Who can get it
When to apply
If you want to get CCS and haven’t already applied, you should submit your claim now.
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This will help make sure you get the right amount of Family Tax Benefit (FTB) and Child Care Subsidy (CCS).
Confirm your 2018-19 income now for Family Tax Benefit (FTB) and Child Care Subsidy (CCS).
Page last updated: 14 May 2020
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