Fees at HEY

HEY is an approved early childhood provider. This means that families using out Long Day Care Services may be eligible for the Child Care Subsidy to help with the cost of fees.


Long Day Care

$50 one-off, non-refundable, administration fee is charged to join the long day care waiting list

As of 10th July 2023
4 months to 3 year old Kindergarten

$170 per day (per child)

4 year old Kindergarten

$163 per day (per child)

Fees are payable fortnightly throughout the year and include any absences.

$100 maintenance levy is charged each year.

Once a position has been offered, an Enrolment Fee (equivalent to 2 weeks full fee’s) is payable to secure the position (which is then credited to your first invoice once your child starts).


Important notes:

  • HEY is closed on public holidays and fees are NOT charged for these days.
  • Fees are paid fortnightly and HEY uses direct debit for payment of invoices.
  • Electronic invoices available to families via their electronic parent portal but hard copies can also be made available upon request.
  • For more information on subsidies, feel free to contact our HEY Office Team or contact Services Australia on 13 61 50.
  • Hawthorn Early Years Fee’s Procedure is available here