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Budget | 2015-16

Budget 2015-16
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New child care support

New subsidy arrangements for Long Day Care commence 1 July 2017

Fee assistance (per child per year)
Long Day Care
2017‑18
  Hours of care per week
Family Adjusted Taxable Income 10 20 30 40 50
$60,000 or less $4,332 $8,663 $12,995 $17,326 $21,658
$70,000 $4,259 $8,517 $12,776 $17,035 $21,294
$80,000 $4,089 $8,178 $12,267 $16,355 $20,444
$90,000 $3,919 $7,838 $11,757 $15,676 $19,595
$100,000 $3,749 $7,498 $11,247 $14,997 $18,746
$110,000 $3,579 $7,159 $10,738 $14,317 $17,896
$120,000 $3,409 $6,819 $10,228 $13,638 $17,047
$130,000 $3,240 $6,479 $9,719 $12,958 $16,198
$140,000 $3,070 $6,139 $9,209 $12,279 $15,348
$150,000 $2,900 $5,800 $8,699 $11,599 $14,499
$160,000 $2,730 $5,460 $8,190 $10,920 $13,650
$170,000 $2,560 $5,120 $7,680 $10,240 $12,800
$180,000 $2,548 $5,096 $7,644 $10,192 $12,740
$190,000 $2,548 $5,096 $7,644 $10,000 $10,000
$200,000 or more $2,548 $5,096 $7,644 $10,000 $10,000

Notes:
‑ Lower threshold of $65,710 at 85 per cent
‑ Upper threshold of $170,710 at 50 per cent
‑ Annual fee cap of $10,000 applies to family incomes of $185,710 or more
‑ Fee cap of $11.55 applies which will affect subsidies received above this amount
‑ Assumes fee of $9.80 per hour in 2017‑18
‑ Assumes 52 weeks per year

New subsidy arrangements for Family Day Care commence 1 July 2017

Fee assistance (per child per year)
Family Day Care
2017‑18
  Hours of care per week
Family Adjusted Taxable Income 10 20 30 40 50
$60,000 or less $4,265 $8,531 $12,796 $17,061 $21,327
$70,000 $4,194 $8,387 $12,581 $16,774 $20,968
$80,000 $4,026 $8,053 $12,079 $16,105 $20,131
$90,000 $3,859 $7,718 $11,577 $15,436 $19,295
$100,000 $3,692 $7,383 $11,075 $14,767 $18,459
$110,000 $3,524 $7,049 $10,573 $14,098 $17,622
$120,000 $3,357 $6,714 $10,072 $13,429 $16,786
$130,000 $3,190 $6,380 $9,570 $12,760 $15,950
$140,000 $3,023 $6,045 $9,068 $12,091 $15,113
$150,000 $2,855 $5,711 $8,566 $11,422 $14,277
$160,000 $2,688 $5,376 $8,064 $10,753 $13,441
$170,000 $2,521 $5,042 $7,563 $10,084 $12,604
$180,000 $2,509 $5,018 $7,527 $10,036 $12,545
$190,000 $2,509 $5,018 $7,527 $10,000 $10,000
$200,000 or more $2,509 $5,018 $7,527 $10,000 $10,000

Notes:
‑ Lower threshold of $65,710 at 85 per cent
‑ Upper threshold of $170,710 at 50 per cent
‑ Annual fee cap of $10,000 applies to family incomes of $185,710 or more
‑ Fee cap of $10.70 applies which will affect subsidies received above this amount
‑ Assumes fee of $9.65 per hour in 2017‑18
‑ Assumes 52 weeks per year

New subsidy arrangements for Outside School Hours Care commence 1 July 2017

Fee assistance (per child per year)
Outside School Hours Care
2017‑18
  Hours of care per week
Family Adjusted Taxable Income 3 6 9 12 15 18 21
$60,000 or less $877 $1,754 $2,632 $3,509 $4,386 $5,263 $6,140
$70,000 $862 $1,725 $2,587 $3,450 $4,312 $5,175 $6,037
$80,000 $828 $1,656 $2,484 $3,312 $4,140 $4,968 $5,796
$90,000 $794 $1,587 $2,381 $3,175 $3,968 $4,762 $5,555
$100,000 $759 $1,518 $2,278 $3,037 $3,796 $4,555 $5,315
$110,000 $725 $1,450 $2,175 $2,899 $3,624 $4,349 $5,074
$120,000 $690 $1,381 $2,071 $2,762 $3,452 $4,143 $4,833
$130,000 $656 $1,312 $1,968 $2,624 $3,280 $3,936 $4,592
$140,000 $622 $1,243 $1,865 $2,487 $3,108 $3,730 $4,351
$150,000 $587 $1,174 $1,762 $2,349 $2,936 $3,523 $4,111
$160,000 $553 $1,106 $1,659 $2,211 $2,764 $3,317 $3,870
$170,000 $518 $1,037 $1,555 $2,074 $2,592 $3,111 $3,629
$180,000 $516 $1,032 $1,548 $2,064 $2,580 $3,096 $3,612
$190,000 $516 $1,032 $1,548 $2,064 $2,580 $3,096 $3,612
$200,000 or more $516 $1,032 $1,548 $2,064 $2,580 $3,096 $3,612

Notes:
‑ Lower threshold of $65,710 at 85 per cent
‑ Upper threshold of $170,710 at 50 per cent
‑ Annual fee cap of $10,000 applies to family incomes of $185,710 or more
‑ Fee cap of $10.10 applies which will affect subsidies received above this amount
‑ Assumes fee of $8.60 per hour in 2017‑18
‑ Assumes 40 weeks per year