Who can get it
You need to be eligible for Child Care Subsidy and meet extra criteria to get Additional Child Care Subsidy.
The additional subsidies you can apply for are:
- Transition to Work
- Temporary Financial Hardship.
There’s also a Child Wellbeing subsidy you can ask your child care service about. They need to apply for it on your behalf.
You need to meet certain criteria to be eligible for the Additional Child Care Subsidy Grandparent.
You need to meet certain criteria to get Additional Child Care Subsidy Transition to Work.
You need to meet certain criteria to be eligible for Additional Child Care Subsidy Temporary Financial Hardship.
The amount of Additional Child Care Subsidy you can get depends on the type you’re eligible for.
Page last updated: 3 September 2020
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