Defence Discount

Defence Force Family Discount

Discounted rates are available to current active members of the Australian Defence Force including Australian Army, Australian Air Force and Australian Navy.

The discount is based on the number of days a child attends one of our participating services.
  • 5% off full fees - for all children permanently attending 1-2 days a week.
  • 10% off full fees - for all children permanently attending 3 days a week or more.

Terms & Conditions

1. Your discount will apply to casual days when booked at the rate of the discount based on your permanent bookings. For example, if your Defence Family is currently booked for 2 days per week long day care you are eligible for a 5% discount.
2. If you then book a 3rd casual day that same week, you will not receive a 10% discount for any bookings, you will receive 5% off all days including the additional casual day. 
3. If you are currently booked for 2 permanent days per week and you increase your permanent booking to a 3rd day, your discount will increase from 5% to 10% for all three days. 
4. If you have a permanent booking for 3 days or greater per week, you are also eligible to receive a 10% discount for any casual days. 
5. To be eligible for the Affinity Defence Support Discount, you or your spouse must be a current full time/FT Contract member of the Australian Defence Force (Australian Army, Australian Air Force or Australian Navy) or a current active member of the Army Reserves. You must provide your Defence ID as verification.
6. Reapplication for discount will be required annually. 
7. Affinity Education Group reserves the right to change the terms or conditions or cancel the discount at any time with 14 days notice. No other discounts will apply.

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