Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Regulations 2004

  • revoked
  • Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Regulations 2004: revoked, on 26 November 2018, by regulation 295(4) of the Social Security Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/202).

Reprint as at 26 November 2018

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Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Regulations 2004

(SR 2004/268)

Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Regulations 2004: revoked, on 26 November 2018, by regulation 295(4) of the Social Security Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/202).

Silvia Cartwright, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 30th day of August 2004

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Social Development.

Pursuant to section 132AC of the Social Security Act 1964, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Interpretation
4Child not eligible for both childcare subsidy and OSCAR subsidy
5Hours to be calculated weekly
5AChildcare assistance not payable in respect of certain hours
6Assistance to be no more than hourly fee payable
7Assistance may continue if caregiver not working because of illness, injury, or disability
8Assistance may continue if caregiver changes employment
9Absence of child to be notified
10Payment of assistance during child’s absence
11Applications and evidence
12Eligibility of child for payment of childcare subsidy
13Childcare subsidy available only if payable under regulation 14, 16, or 17
14Payment of childcare subsidy if principal caregiver engaged in approved activity
15Activities in respect of which childcare subsidy available under regulation 14
16Payment of childcare subsidy if principal caregiver not engaged in approved activity but has serious disability or illness
17Payment of childcare subsidy if principal caregiver neither engaged in approved activity nor has serious disability or illness
18Rate of childcare subsidy
19Childcare subsidy usually payable to service
20Eligibility of child for payment of OSCAR subsidy
20AOSCAR subsidy available only if payable under regulation 22 or regulation 22A
21Activities in respect of which OSCAR subsidy available under regulation 22
22Payment of OSCAR subsidy if principal caregiver engaged in approved activity
22APayment of OSCAR subsidy if principal caregiver has serious disability or illness
23OSCAR subsidy payable to provider or principal caregiver
24Rate of OSCAR subsidy
25Approval of programmes
26Suspension and revocation of approvals
27Matters to be considered before programmes approved or approvals suspended or revoked
28Recovery of overpayments
29Subsidies granted before commencement of regulations
30Approvals given before commencement of regulations
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