Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Costs

The centre provides food,nappies, sunscreen and all linen required.

The University's Finance Department is responsible for our banking, so fees may be paid by cash, cheque, credit card, or EFTPOS. Direct debit from a credit card or nominated account is available through Child Care Easy Pay. University staff can arrange to have the fees salary deducted from their pay.

Fees should be paid in advance and on a regular basis 7 days term. If at any time parents are experiencing financial difficulties, please contact our Administration Officer to make arrangements to set up a payment plan. All fees are to be paid by the last day of child care each calendar year.

Each day booked must be paid for regardless of whether your child attended or not, this includes Public Holidays. Fees are not charged over the Christmas Holidays while the centre is closed.

Please remember that the Centre closes at 6.00 pm. If you are unavoidably delayed, please notify the staff by phone. A Late fee of $5 per five minutes will be charged. Regulations state that 2 staff members must be in the Centre whenever any child is in attendance.

Two weeks notice of withdrawal is required by the Centre when you choose to leave. All fees must be finalised prior to departure.

How can I get more information?

  1. access online services at http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/subjects/payments-for-families
  2. call 13 61 50 between 8am and 8pm (local time) Monday to Friday 
  3. visit a Family Assistance Office (located in Centrelink Centres).