Did you know that volunteering is now an approved activity under the Child Care subsidy?
A broad range of approved activities meet the Australian Government’s activity test requirements, including:
The number of hours of subsidised child care that families will have access to per fortnight will be determined by a three-step Activity Test.
For more information visit the Department of Education and Training’s website: Child Care Subsidy – Activity Test.
Your activity level refers to the hours you spend working or doing other activities. You can find out more by visiting the Australian Government Department of Human Services website: Hours of activity.
Further information about the New Child Care Package can be found on the Department of Education and Training’s website: Frequently asked questions