1.1.P.125 Principal carer (CCB)

Definition

For the purposes of CCB, the principal carer of a child means the person who:

  • is the sole or major provider of ongoing daily care for the child, and
  • has substantial autonomy for the day-to-day decisions about the child's care, welfare and development.

Act reference: FAAct section 14 Meaning of satisfies the work/training/study test

Last reviewed: 1 July 2015