Inquiry into the Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Cheaper Child Care) Bill 2022

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October 2022

The submission draws on the findings of the evaluation of the Australian Government’s Child Care Package conducted by an AIFS-led consortium between 2018 and 2021. See Child Care Package Evaluation: Final report. It focuses on the following issues:

  • trends in parental employment
  • current child care subsidy
  • child care use
  • child care affordability
  • the impact of the child care subsidy on parental employment.