Fee guide

Note: The fees shown below are a guide only.

The fees charged by the centre are the maximum amount payable. Australian residents can apply to the Family Assistance Office to have these fees reduced via Child Care Benefit (CCB) and Child Care Rebate (CCR); some families may also be eligible for the JET scheme. The amount your fees will be reduced will depend upon your family's taxable income.

Note: The centre cannot determine your eligibility for Child Care Benefit, Child Care Rebate or the JET scheme.

To determine your eligibility please contact:

The Department of Human Services

Hours: 8am to 6pm
T: 136150
W: Family Assistance

All Day Care and ASELCC

Care TypeMaximum Fee charged (from Jan 2018)*Depending upon income, CCB out of pocket fees can range from (min to max)
All Day Care per day (10 hours per day)$132.00$84.70  to $132.00
All Day Care per week (50 Hours)$547.00$332.00 to $547.00

Sessional Care

La Trobe University also provides some financial assistance to students accessing Sessional Care in the form of reduced fees.

Care TypeMaximum Fee Charged (from January 2018)*

Student Services Administrative Fee (student rebate) per session

Depending upon income, CCB out of pocket fees can range from (min to max) per session
Sessional Care Per Session$42.00$19.50$10.67 to $42.00

*Fees displayed on this site are subject to change without notice. Please contact the centre directly if you require confirmation of current fees, on T: (03) 9479 2122.

** JET families' fees may be reduced further if eligible. The Centre can provide further information on this program.

Fee Estimation

The Department Human Services now provide a site where you can obtain an estimate of the cost of care. The rates provided by this estimator are indicative only. Refer to link above: Family Assistance.