How much you can get
The amount of Additional Child Care Subsidy you can get depends on the type you’re eligible for.
The following applies to all types of Additional Child Care Subsidy. They:
- don’t have an annual cap
- aren’t subject to a withholding amount
- aren’t balanced at the end of the financial year.
You’ll be able to access 100 hours of subsidised care each fortnight for your grandchild.
The number of hours we’ll subsidise each fortnight depends on your activity level.
You’ll be able to access 100 hours of subsidised care each fortnight for your child.
You can apply for Additional Child Care Subsidy if you already get Child Care Subsidy (CCS) and meet certain criteria.
Page last updated: 3 September 2020
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