Subsidies and Financial Assistance​


There are many subsidies and financial assistance schemes available to make child care services more affordable for parents. These include Basic and Additional Subsidy for centre-based infant and child care, and the ComCare Student Care Subsidies. 

Find out more details regarding parent and child eligibility, subsidy amounts, and the terms and conditions. ​

All parents with Singapore Citizen children enrolled in child care centres licensed by ECDA will continue to be eligible for a Basic Subsidy. 

In addition, families with monthly household incomes of $7,500 and below are now eligible for an Additional Subsidy, with lower income families receiving more. Larger families with many dependents can also choose to have their Additional Subsidy computed on a per capita income (PCI) basis. ​

Please refer to our FAQs and brochure for more information.

Parents whose gross monthly household income is $6,000 and below and have a Singapore Citizen child enrolled in kindergarten, nursery or pre-nursery (K2, K1, N or pre-N) programme in kindergartens operated by Anchor Operators (e.g. PCF kindergartens) or the Ministry of Education (MOE kindergartens) are eligible for KiFAS.

Please refer to our FAQs and brochure for more information.

Information updated as at 22 November 201​6​
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