COVID-19 response

For regular updates and the latest information on child care in Alberta in response to COVID-19, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.

Learn more about the Alberta government reopening select licensed child care centres to provide child care for core service workers.


The Online Child Care Claims System (C3P) allows licensed and approved child care programs to submit their monthly claim online for all subsidy and wage top-up funding.

For more information about using the online claims system, read the Online Child Care Claims System User Guide  (PDF, 882 KB).

Submit a claim

Submit an online claim

Get a username and password

Each program must ensure a staff member is made responsible for entering the monthly claim form into the online system. This individual must first get a username and password.

When a staff member no longer requires access, they must be removed from the system.

Follow these steps to get a username and password for the system or to remove a user from the system.

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Step 1. Fill out the form

Child Care Claims Login Request Form (PDF, 179 KB)

Step 2. Submit the form

Email the form to

Change your password

You can change your password in the Password Manager.

Adjust a claim

If you need to adjust information on your claim after submitting it, follow these steps:

Step 1. Fill out the form

Program Adjustment Form (PDF, 159 KB)

Step 2. Submit the form

Submit the form by fax, email or mail:

Fax: 780-427-1258

Mailing address:

Alberta Children’s Services
Child Care Claims Unit
Sterling Place
9940 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5K 2N2


To connect with the Child Care Claims Unit:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-643-6120
Toll free: 1-855-638-6121
Fax: 780-427-1258

Child Care Claims Unit
Alberta Children's Services
6th floor, Sterling Place
9940 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta  T5K 2N2