Fees

 

Fees (per day)

  1. Any 3 or 4 year-old Indigenous children, or 3 or 4 year-old non-Indigenous children from families with a low income — $7. (Please provide us with your Healthcare or Pension Card details)
  2. Non-Indigenous 3 or 4 year old children $15.
  3. 3 year-old non-Indigenous children from families with high income $16.00.
  4. 3rd day and any day there after rate $35.00.

*** Children only receive the lower fee rate for 2 enrolled days. If the child attends for more than 2 days a week, all additional days are charged at $35 per day.

Fee Assistance

ECEC provide funding to assist low income families. If you wish to apply for a reduced fee you will need to fill out a Subsidy Fee Application form and return it to us with proof of your income. If circumstances change you must notify us as soon as possible.

Payment of Account

A fee account is issued each term. Fees must always be kept up to date. Payment can be made by giving the correct change, EFTPOS or cheque to the clerical worker. Direct deposit can also be arranged.  See our information booklet for bank details if paying by direct deposit.

Extended Hours

The preschool provides Early Care between 8am and 8.30am Monday to Friday. The cost is $5 for the half hour. No notification needs to be given prior to drop off.

Failure to drop off/pick up additional fees

If your child is on premises prior to 8.30am they will be charged the Early Care Fee.

If your child is on premises after 4pm, a $15 late fee will be charged. If the child is consistently picked up late (3 times) you will be charged a $20 fee.

Other fees

Association Membership $2.00 per annum, essential to be a Board member.