Fee Calculator

Eligibility for fee subsidy is based on the family's income and applicants are required to provide their most recent Canada Revenue Agency Notice of Assessment or Canada Child Tax Benefit Notice. The following table gives examples of annual family income and the monthly amount that the family would have to contribute to child care costs. If the actual cost of child care exceeds the parental contribution amount, then the family is eligible for fee subsidy.

Fee Calculator
  1. Enter your annual income found on line 236 of your Tax Assessment into the box labeled 'Annual Income'.
  2. Click 'Calculate Fee'.
  3. Your result will appear in the box labeled 'Your Estimated Monthly Cost'.
Annual Income:
Your Estimated Monthly Cost:

  • Parents must be working or attending school
  • Or the child must be referred due to special need(s)


There must be a need for service as well as financial need for subsidy. Eligible families may qualify for full or partial subsidy.

Examples of Annual Family Incomes Annual Parental Contribution Divided by 12 months (or Monthly contribution) Daily Parental Contribution based on a 5-day week
$20,000 $0 $0 $0
$22,000 $200 $16.67 $0.77
$25,000 $500 $41.67 $1.92
$28,000 $800 $66.67 $3.06
$30,000 $1,000 $83.33 $3.83
$32,000 $1,200 $100.00 $4.60
$35,000 $1,500 $125.00 $5.75
$38,000 $1,800 $150.00 $6.90
$40,000 $2,000 $166.67 $7.66
$42,000 $2,600 $216.67 $9.97
$45,000 $3,500 $291.67 $13.41
$48,000 $4,400 $366.67 $16.86
$50,000 $5,000 $416.67 $19.16
$52,000 $5,600 $466.67 $21.46
$55,000 $6,500 $514.67 $24.90
$58,000 $7,400 $616.67 $28.35
$60,000 $8,000 $666.67 $30.65
$62,000 $8,600 $716.67 $32.95
$65,000 $9,500 $791.67 $36.40
$68,000 $10,400 $866.67 $39.85
$70,000 $11,000 $916.67 $42.15
$72,000 $11,600 $966.67 $44.44
$75,000 $12,500 $1,041.67 $47.89
$78,000 $13,400 $1,116.67 $51.34
$80,000 $14,000 $1,166.67 $53.64
$82,000 $14,600 $1,216.67 $55.94
$85,000 $15,500 $1,291.67 $59.39


Disclaimer: Families earning up to and including $20,000.00 are not required to make a parental contribution. They are eligible for full fee subsidy.