You can apply for a subsidy, if your child is between 0-6 years old and enrolled in an international school or preschools and schools
The size of the subsidy depends on how many hours per week your child is enrolled in the private childcare facility and the age of your child.
The subsidy is calculated based on the documented childcare expenses from the month your child reaches 6 months until the month your child reaches the age of 3 years. The subsidy cannot exceed more than 75 % of the expenses and has a maximum amount of 6.601 kr. per month.
From the month your child reaches 3 years of age until your child starts school / early SFO (before- and after-school care), the subsidy cannot exceed more than 75 % of the documented childcare expenses and has a maximum amount of 3.735 kr. This means that you have to cover at least 25 % of the actual childcare expenses.
If you wish to register your child at a private childcare facility, you need to proceed as follows:
Complete the application form for subsidy for private childcare and send it to the municipality placement service: email@example.com.
Afterwards you need to contact the municipality childcare service: firstname.lastname@example.org, who is responsible for approving the childcare facility.