1.1.C.18 Child attends school (CCS, ACCS)
For the purposes of CCS and ACCS and determining which hourly rate cap applies when a child attends a session of care (1.1.S.40) at a CBDC or OSHC service, a child attends school on a day that is or follows the first day of scheduled physical attendance, and where any of the following apply:
- the child has turned 6,
- the child attends the year of school before grade 1,
- the child attends primary or secondary school,
- the child is home schooled as recognised in the state or territory in which the child resides, or
- the child would be attending school, except that the child is absent from school, or is on holidays.
Secondary school and primary school is as per the Australian Education Regulation 2013 sections 7 and 9, made under the Australian Education Act 2013: