Fees and Benefits
The provision of kindergarten programs is partly funded by the State
Government with the balance of funds required coming from fees paid by parents.
Pre-Kindergarten (3 Year Old Kindergarten) may be subsidised by the State
Government in some areas as part of the 3 Year Old Funded Kindergarten roll out.
For kindergartens yet to participate, the 3 Year Old Program is currently totally reliant on fees paid by parents.
YEYM sets the fees as part of the budgeting process each year. Our Fees Policy is here.
Kindergarten Fee Subsidy: Families whose child is attending a Funded Kindergarten Program (either 3 year old program in some areas or 4-5 year old program) who are eligible for the Kindergarten Fee Subsidy, will not be required to pay fees for this program.
Our Fees Policy is here.
For children who meet the criteria, the following assistance with fees is
Important information for Enrolments managed by the YMCA
For a list of Kindergartens with YMCA Managed Enrolments see here:
It is important to note that where families have received a Fee Agreement Form with their Confirmation of Place/Letter of Offer, both forms must be submitted within the indicated time to secure their child's place. eg.
> the signed Confirmation of a Place/Letter of Offer AND
> the completed Fee Agreement Form
There are three payment options for 2022 fees.
- Termly. To be paid prior to the term, by the Pay Now option within Hubworks.
- 9 Monthly instalments - Pay fees over 9 monthly instalments by Direct Debit.
- Full fees. Paid directly or through the Pay Now option on Hubworks.
Payment of the full fee upfront
- By credit card/debit card.