New Child Care Package – Information resources for providers


A range of information resources, including videos, presentations and factsheets, are available to assist providers in understanding the details of the new child care package.

Estimating Child Care Subsidy

Families can get an estimate of what they may be entitled to by entering their details into the Department of Human Services Payment and Service Finder.

New business support tools and resources

Child care services can use these new business support tools and resources to review their operations, and to identify possible changes they may want to make in response to the greater flexibility under the new child care package.

The suite of business support resources includes key financial and business planning tools and resources that will be useful for all care types and service types.

Provider/Service Information Sessions

In March 2018, the department held Provider/Service Information Sessions about the new child care package.

Frequently asked questions

  • The FAQs page covers a range of topics on the new child care package

Provider Entry Point task cards

Fact sheets

Video presentations