Pre-primary education pursuant to the Basic Education Act (4 h/ day) is free of charge. If the child needs early childhood education in addition to the pre-primary education, then the day care hours are subject to a charge. You will find the maximum fees for early childhood education in the table below.
|Day care hours||Fee percentage||Youngest child||Next child||Other children|
|Free pre-primary education 4 h/day + day care 20 h/week or less, at most 86 h/month||60 %||173 €||144 €||58 €|
|Free pre-primary education 4 h/day + day care
20–35 h/week, at most 150 h/month
|75 %||216 €||108 €||43 €|
If the child needs day care after 31 May, a new contract will be drawn up. Day care after May is subject to a client fee based on the family’s income.