Child Care Package Evaluation snapshots
Findings from the 2018-2021 Child Care Package evaluation
Early childhood education and care sector and viability
An overview of the early childhood education and care sector, the contribution of subsidies, and a summary of issues on the viability of the sector.
Costs and affordability of child care
Summarises aspects of the Child Care Package that impact on the cost of child care, and reports on some of the findings related to affordability.
This snapshot presents findings from the evaluation of the Child Care Package that relate to experiences of vulnerable families.
Child care fees charged by services
This snapshot focuses on child care fees, including analysis of the distribution of fees charged, and analysis of fees relative to the caps.
Understanding the Child Care Subsidy
The focus of this snapshot is families’ understanding and experiences of access to the Child Care Subsidy.
The Child Care Package: Activity Test
An overview of the activity test and experiences with it since its introduction, drawing on findings from the evaluation of the Child Care Package.
Additional Child Care Subsidy
This snapshot presents key findings on Additional Child Care Subsidy (ACCS) from the evaluation of the Child Care Package.
Inclusion Support Program
An overview of the Inclusion Support Program (ISP) evaluation findings. The ISP is an element of the Child Care Safety Net of the Child Care Package.