About this website
The mychild.gov.au website is Australia's online child care portal. On this website you will find information on different types of child care and how to get assistance with the cost of child care. You can also search a database to find child care services in your local area. In many cases, you will also be able to find the services' vacancy and fee information. You will also find links to other useful websites about children's health and wellbeing, parenting and family support services.
To get started you can find information via our homepage, or choose one of the links below.
- information on my child care options
- to find a child care service in my local area
- to reduce my child care costs:
- to estimate my out-of-pocket child care costs
- information to promote the health and wellbeing of my child
- information on support programmes for my family
- information on educational activities for my child
To make sure mychild.gov.au meets your needs, please feel free to use the feedback and enquiry form. We welcome your comments on how we can improve the website so it contains information that you need.