Fee Subsidy Purchase of Service Agreement

What is a Fee Subsidy Service Agreement?

Child Care Fee Subsidy is help for families to pay for licensed child care.

The County of Wellington helps pay for eligible families' spaces in licensed child care programmes. Licensed child care programmes must have a Fee Subsidy Service Agreement with the County of Wellington Children's Early Years Division to offer child care spaces to families who receive fee subsidies.

Which child care programmes can have a Purchase of Service Agreement?

The County of Wellington promotes high quality child care services. Only licensed child care programmes that meet our standards for quality are considered eligible for a Fee Subsidy Purchase of Service Agreement. A child care programme must meet the following to be considered:

  1. The child care programme is financially viable.
  2. The programme meets the County of Wellington Operating Criteria.


Dawn Dietrich
Manager of Child Care Administration
T 519.837.3620 x 3690