Enrolment

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 and a copy kept on file.

Immunisation records (Immunisation History Statement from Medicare) must be sighted and a copy kept on file.

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ATTENDANCE
Bellingen Preschool is licenced for 29 children per day, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm.  Wednesday 8.30am to 2.45pm.

FEES
A non-refundable enrolment fee of $15.00 will be charged to cover mail-outs, phone calls and administration.  A preschool hat is supplied at a cost of $10.00, wet bags $9.00 unless families supply from home.

Full fees are $26.00 per day for all children attending our centre, regardless of age.  Third day fees are $28.00 per day.

There is a subsidy available for families on a low income. The subsidised fees are $18.00 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 $15.00 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

>> Download the Parent Handbook 2020