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Fiscal information to aid child development contractors and information regarding reimbursement procedures.

Current Year Contract Changes and Year-end Reporting Reminders

Child Development Fiscal Services Resources

Alternative Payment Contract Resources

  • Alternative Payment and CalWORKs Resources including:
    • Regional Market Rate Reimbursement Ceilings for Subsidized Child Care
    • Alternative Payment Programs Fiscal and Caseload Report Powerpoint
    • Contingency Funds Information

Fiscal Contract Change Requests

  • General Child Care and Development (CCTR) and California State Preschool Program (CSPP) Transfer Request Forms (Coming Soon)
    These forms allow agencies meeting specific criteria to request a transfer of funds between their CCTR and CSPP contracts. There are two transfer periods. The first opportunity is January 1 to January 15 for current fiscal year and the next fiscal year. The second is May 1 to May 15 for the current fiscal year only. Please note that the forms are to be submitted to your Child Development and Nutrition Fiscal Services Fiscal Analyst.

  • Voluntary Temporary Transfers
    California Education Code Section 8275.5 allows for a voluntary and temporary transfer (VTT) of funds between over-earning contractors and under-earning contractors with similar contract types (i.e., CCTR to CCTR) in order to fully utilize child care and development funding. VTT requests may be submitted between November 1 and November 15 or between May 1 and May 15 of the same contract year.

  • Rate Increase Application Letter
    The purpose of this letter is to provide information to request a rate increase.

Regulations and Requirements

Questions: Lisa York | lyork@cde.ca.gov | 916-323-6196 
Last Reviewed: Friday, December 1, 2017
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