Child Care Service Handbook

This handbook provides guidance and assistance to Child Care Benefit approved child care services operating under the CCMS.

Child Care Service Handbook

This handbook provides guidance and assistance to Child Care Benefit approved child care services operating under the CCMS.

Department of Education and Training forms referred to in the Handbook are set out below:

See the Department of Human Services website for up-to-date forms for Claim for Special Child Care Benefit and/or increased weekly limit of hours (FA023) and Registration for Formal Enrolment for families claiming Child Care Benefit as a Lump Sum payment (FA022).

Your feedback about the design and navigation of the online version can help us to improve future editions. Please feel free to email your comments or suggestions to:

ececcomms@education.gov.au with the subject line Child Care Services Handbook suggestions explaining your idea and giving your contact details in case we need more information.

To view your CCMS legislative requirements, please go to Comlaw and refer to A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999 and A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999.