Jump to content

Centrelink Online Services - can I add a child care provider?


  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1 MsDemeanor

Posted 10 April 2010 - 01:29 PM

As per title, I thought I could add a child care provider through online services but can't find the button - is it possible or was I dreaming? I couldn't get through to FAO all last week. So frustrating.

#2 Julie3Girls

Posted 10 April 2010 - 05:13 PM

I don't think you need to anymore? The childcare centres are all using the on line system now aren't they?

#3 Lawsie

Posted 10 April 2010 - 05:16 PM

They've changed the system. You no longer have to let them know they number of your childcare provider. I just went through this myself, when I changed to kids from one centre to another. As long as your centre has all your and your childs details, they will be able to claim directly to CL.

#4 FeralZombieMum

Posted 11 April 2010 - 12:00 AM

Yes, they have changed it.

The only thing you have to do now is let the centre know your child's centrelink reference number, which is different to your own centrelink reference number.

#5 MsDemeanor

Posted 12 April 2010 - 11:19 AM

Oh good thanks for that. I have been panicking as I had to put DS in vacation care last week and as a single mum was worried about the full fee! Thanks so much for your advice. I thought I was going crazy! Haven't used child care for so long now my children are older..




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 
  • Essential-kids_320x214-redballoon

    WIN a $100 RedBalloon for Dad

    Enter now for your chance to win 1 of 5 $100 RedBalloon experience vouchers. Helping you make Dad's Day EXTRA HAPPY.

  • quotes-320

    Wise words from kids movies

    The movies we watched as kids had a lot more to offer than just entertainment. Here's ten wise quotes from kids movies.

  • yoda

    31 iconic family films from the 1980s

    If you grew up in the 1980s there will be a number of films that are close to your heart. Here are 31 of the most iconic for you to watch with your own kids.

  • cruella

    10 live-action remakes of famous animations

    After the success of "Maleficent" at the box office Disney is opening their vault to re-work the classics into live-action movies, and a number of other film studios are following suit. Here are ten live-action remakes to look forward to.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.