Additional Child Care Subsidy

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

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.

Read the full conditions under who can get it.

You can only get 1 type of Additional Child Care Subsidy at a time. If you meet the criteria for more than 1 type, we’ll pay you the one that benefits you the most.

Page last updated: 25 September 2019