Kindergarten funding forms and calculators

KIM online funding applications

Most applications need to be made via the Kindergarten Information Management system​ (KIM).

For more information about applying for kindergarten funding, contact your regional office.

Paper forms

Some activities can't be processed through KIM and require a paper form:

Expression of interest for kindergarten funding (docx - 62.68kb) – Once an approved provider of a centre based education and care service has discussed its intention to apply for kindergarten funding with the appropriate Regional Office, the approved provider should complete and submit this form to the Regional Office in order to determine eligibility for funding.

Application to become an Early Years Management organisation - Outlines the specifications for new Early Years Management organisations and how applications will be evaluated by the Department.​

Funding calculators