Reporting Instructions: DCF CORe Code 0831

Child Care Certification

Report direct costs for all costs associated with certification of child care providers. Examples of eligible costs include:

Report costs net of any fees collected from the child care provider for certification.

Do not include the following costs on this line code:

  • child care program operations (see line codes 0851/8851),
  • administration (see line codes 0850/8850);
  • eligibility (see line code 8203),
  • eligibility redetermination (see line codes 0832/8832),
  • child care fraud-provider (see line codes 0841/8841 and 0846/8846),
  • child care fraud-client (see line codes 0843/8843 and 0847/8847),

Costs reported on the County Shared Cost Report are not to be reported on this line code. Instead, these costs are reported on line code 8831/County Alloc Non-direct costs – CC Certification.

All Child Care Program Operations costs should be reported on line code 0851. Line codes 0831 and 8831 are not available to tribes.

Updated February 25, 2014
 Division of Administrative Services
 Content Contact: CORe Team