Affordable Child Care Benefit (ACCB) – Child Care Subsidy


A child care subsidy or allowance is available to help low income families
in B.C. with the cost of child care.

Navigating Affordable Child Care Benefit (ACCB), formerly child care subsidy, can be confusing. Here’s a great resource to help you navigate the ins and outs, and we’re always here to help if you need any additional support. Get in touch.

Who is Eligible?

  • On September 1, 2018, the Affordable Child Care Benefit (ACCB) replaced the Child Care Subsidy. The new funding will help families with the cost of child care, depending on factors like family size, type of care and household income.
  • Families that earn up to $111,000 are eligible: click on link for the ACCB Estimator
  • Families may be eligible for full or partial subsidy, depending on their circumstances and income.