Child Care Subsidy Estimator

Total
Per Week Per Fortnight Estimated Child Care Subsidy ${{(existingCentre.estimatedChildCareSubsidy - existingCentre.estimatedChildCareSubsidyWithholding).toLocaleString("en-US", { maximumFractionDigits: 2, minimumFractionDigits: 2 })}} ${{(existingCentre.estimatedChildCareSubsidy * 2).toLocaleString("en-US", { maximumFractionDigits: 2, minimumFractionDigits: 2 })}} Estimated Out-of-Pocket Cost ${{(existingCentre.estimatedOutOfPocketChildCareCost).toLocaleString("en-US", { maximumFractionDigits: 2, minimumFractionDigits: 2 })}} ${{(existingCentre.estimatedOutOfPocketChildCareCost * 2).toLocaleString("en-US", { maximumFractionDigits: 2, minimumFractionDigits: 2 })}}
Breakdown
Child {{index+1}} Per Week Per Fortnight Estimated Child Care Subsidy ${{(existingCentre.children[index].childCareSubsidy - existingCentre.children[index].childCareSubsidyWithholding).toLocaleString("en-US", { maximumFractionDigits: 2, minimumFractionDigits: 2 })}} ${{((existingCentre.children[index].childCareSubsidy - existingCentre.children[index].childCareSubsidyWithholding) * 2).toLocaleString("en-US", { maximumFractionDigits: 2, minimumFractionDigits: 2 })}} Estimated Out-of-Pocket Cost ${{(existingCentre.children[index].outOfPocketChildCareCost).toLocaleString("en-US", { maximumFractionDigits: 2, minimumFractionDigits: 2 })}} ${{(existingCentre.children[index].outOfPocketChildCareCost * 2).toLocaleString("en-US", { maximumFractionDigits: 2, minimumFractionDigits: 2 })}}

STEP 1: Choose your Little Zak's Centre:


How many children do you have (or will have) in long day care?
1
2
3
4
5
What is the age of the child/children?
Up to 12 mths
1 year
2 years
3 years
4 years
5+ years

The new subsidy will also apply to Out of School Hours Care and Vacation Care, but these are not covered by this calculator. For more information on what the Child Care Subsidy will mean for Out of School Hours Care and Vacation Care, talk to your centre director.

How many days per week does each child attend (or planning to attend) long day care?
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2
3
4
5
What is your combined family income that you report to Centrelink, rounded to the nearest $5,000?
$40,000 $350,000
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Family income for Centrelink purposes includes reportable Fringe Benefits, superannuation contributions that are salary sacrificed, total net investment losses, Disability, Carers or Wifes Pensions, and less and Child Support you pay.

What best describes your family?
Couple, both working full time
Couple, one working, one not working
Sole Parent, working full time
Sole Parent, not working
Couple, one working full time, one part time
Couple, both not working
Sole Parent, working part time
Other
First Name
Last Name
Mobile
Email

Find out how much you could be saving every week!

Are you getting the most out of the Child Care Subsidy (CSS)? 

Use our FREE estimator below to find out approximately how much Child Care Subsidy you can expect to receive when you enroll your children at a Little Zak’s Academy centre close to you!

Please note that all values provided are estimations and are not definitive. The estimator provides a guide in Australian dollars and are based on the fees of the specific Little Zak’s centre chosen in conjunction with your own individual circumstances. 

Any changes or amendments to Little Zak’s centre fees, legislation and your own circumstances will mean that any Child Care Subsidy you are entitled to may be different to the estimation provided.