Childcare Benefit is assistance provided by the government to reduce the amount of childcare fees to which a family may be liable to pay. Childcare Benefit is available to all parents who use an Approved childcare Service and eligible families can get up to 24 hours of CCB per child per week.
If you and your partner are working or undertaking work related activities (including training or studying) for at least 15 hours per week, you may also be eligible for up to 50 hours of CCB per child per week. Please check with Family Assistance office regarding your eligibility.
Childcare Benefit is means tested and dependant on your family income.