Childcare Subsidy

Good news!!!  The GAP offers the government childcare subsidy to eligible families. How does it work?  Families sign up for the subsidy through myGov, and then the government works out how much of a subsidy the family will receive.  The subsidy is usually paid directly to the childcare service (the GAP in this case), and families only pay the difference to the childcare service.  Sometimes the subsidy is paid directly to families though.  Families are responsible to make sure the total (raw) fees are paid to the service (the GAP) – either through the subsidy or from their own pocket. … Continue reading Childcare Subsidy