Child Care Enrolment Process
Enrolment step 1
Contact The Gap Play and Learn Child Care Centre and make an appointment to see through the centre and meet educators. You are most welcome to drop in and visit but knowing you are coming in advance helps us to organise our time to spend with you.
Enrolment step 2
Link to Services Australia
If this is your first time using formal care then you must register with Services Australia. This will automatically check your families eligibility and determine how much and what payments you are eligible for. To register go to https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/child-care-subsidy/how-claim
Express Plus Centrelink mobile app
If you’re already receiving Family Tax Benefit for a child, you can claim Child Care Benefit for approved care as a fee reduction using the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app. To use the app, you need to have a Centrelink online account linked to myGov.
Download the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app from the App Store or Google Play™.
If you’re already receiving Family Tax Benefit for a child, you can claim Child Care Benefit for approved care as a fee reduction by calling the Families line on 136150 Mon-Fri 8am-8pm.
Enrolment step 4
Enjoy a play date with your child before your enrolment commences.