Bellingen PreSchool

Enrolment

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ENROLMENT
Enrolment forms must be submitted prior to your child starting preschool.  Children must be at least 3 years of age to be enrolled. A copy of the child’s birth certificate needs to be sighted.

Immunisation records (Immunisation History Statement from Medicare) must be sighted.  If your child is not immunised you must produce a Conscience Objection form signed by a doctor.

Parents/guardians of children who have not been immunised will be notified of any communicable diseases affecting children at this preschool and you will be asked to keep your child at home (for their own protection) until further notice.  Please contact the Community Health Centre for further information.

ATTENDANCE
Bellingen Preschool is licenced for 29 children per day, Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm.

FEES
A non-refundable enrolment fee of $15.00 will be charged to cover mail-outs, phone calls and administration.

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Full fees are $12.00 per day for all children attending our centre, regardless of age.

There is a subsidy available for families on a low income. The subsidised fees are $5.00 per day. Currently, eligibility for a fee subsidy is dependent on whether a family holds a current Healthcare Card given by Centrelink.

Children from Aboriginal and/or & Torres Strait Island backgrounds subsidised fees are $5.00 per day.

Fees are payable by the 4th week of each term. Arrangements can be made for fees to be paid off in weekly installments.

For more information & enrolment download the Orientation & Enrolment Handbook 2016