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How do I register for three or four-year-old kindergarten?

We answer your frequently asked questions on registering your child for kindergarten in Bayside.

When can I register?

The official kindergarten registration period is 1 to 30 April. 

What if I am late to register?

Late registrations will be accepted but not administered until on-time registrations have been processed.

How and where do I register?

Registrations are made online. If you are experiencing difficulties, contact the Early Years Team on 9599 4733 who will be able to assist you.

What do I need to complete my registration?

To complete the registration online, you only need your concession card if applicable or your direct debit/credit card details for payment.

How much does it cost to register?

An administration payment of $36.93 is required for each registration.

There is no fee for concession card holders (eligible concession types are listed on the online registration form).

How do I know if my registration has been received?

An email acknowledging receipt of registration is sent to the applicant. This email will also contain a button with a link should you wish to update your registration at any time before April 30th.

Can I change my kindergarten preferences before offers are made?

To make changes to your registration during the April period, you will need to click on the unique link sent to you in the acknowledgement of registration email. This link will take you to an update form specifically for your child. Any changes must be submitted before April 30 to be effective in the offer process. You will receive an email notification advising you of the changes.

Can I cancel my registration?

To cancel your registration during the April period you will need to click on the unique link sent to you in the acknowledgement of registration email. There will be a button to cancel the registration.

You can decline the offer when offer emails are sent out (there will be button to decline and cancel your registration).

The registration fee is forfeited.