The Commonwealth government provides financial assistance to eligible families using registered and accredited child care services. These payments are administered by the Family Assistance Office (FAO)
- Child Care Benefit is a means tested subsidy for child care fees.
- Child Care Rebate is a subsidy for out of pocket child care expenses for eligible families.
Assistance with Finding Child Care
Child Care Access Hotline - 1800 670 305 - provides information to help in choosing a child care service that best meets your needs.