Allowable Absences

Allowable Absences

The Family Assistance office will pay Childcare Benefit even if your child is absent from the centre due to annual or sick leave for a total of 42 days in a financial year. After this full childcare fees are payable by the family. If your child is absent due to sickness and a medical certificate is obtained and supplied to the centre this day will not accumulate to the 42 day limit.

FEES - Fees payable before Childcare benefit funding is deducted:

DAYS DISCOUNT
Fees Paid in Advance
STANDARD
Fees Paid in Arrears
5 DAYS $452.00 $492.00
4 DAYS $380.00 $412.00
3 DAYS $285.00 $309.00
2 DAYS $190.00 $206.00
1 DAY (if available) $102.00 $110.00
½ DAY (if available) $56.00 $60.00
Kindergarten session $65.00 $70.00
Before School Care $19.00 $23.00
After School Care $25.00 $29.00

EVENING MEALS - $3.00

WEEKLY MUSIC PROGRAM - $3.00