Making Childcare More Affordable

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We're Delivering on Cheaper Child Care

Around 1.2 million families across the country and 9,300 families can now benefit from our Cheaper Child Care changes - delivering real cost-of-living relief to families. 

This is good for children, good for the economy, good for families, and good for Australia.

For a family earning $120,000 with one child in care – their child care costs will be about $1,700 a year less than they otherwise would be.

For families on a combined income of $80,000 or less, the Child Care Subsidy rate will lift to 90 per cent.

Families can calculate their Child Care Subsidy by visiting

To find out more, you can go here: