We now manage central registrations for funded 3- and 4-year old kindergarten for all 27 kindergartens in Banyule.
Registrations open 1 March the year prior to attendance.
Online 2022 kindergarten registrations will open from 8:30am Monday 1 March 2021 from this page. Registrations are date stamped only, not time stamped.
Eligibility for kinder
Your child is eligible to enrol for 3-year-old kindergarten if they turn age 3 by 30 April in the year of attendance, and must turn 3 years of age before they can commence at kindergarten.
Your child is eligible to enrol for 4-year-old kindergarten if they turn age 4 by 30 April in the year of attendance.
No Jab, no play: immunisation is a must
All children must be immunised according to their age to attend kindergarten. You must provide proof of your child's Immunisation history to the kindergarten prior to attendance. Go to Better Health Channel: No Jab No Play for more information.
Fees for kindergarten
The Victorian Government is rolling out funding for 3-year-old kindergarten. 5 hours of funded 3-year-old-kindergarten will commence from 2022, and increase to 15 hours a week by 2029.
4-year-old kindergarten placements are also funded by the Department of Education and Training for 15 hours per week.
Additionally, each centre sets its own term fee that families are required to pay.
You may be eligible for free or low cost kindergarten through the kindergarten fee subsidy if: