NZ$ per annum. Includes a New Zealand Goods and Services Tax. Paid in addition to tuition fees.
Students are eligible to apply for a boarding allowance if they demonstrate they are facing barriers to achieving educational success, and that boarding away from home will remove those barriers.
Students can apply for a boarding allowance if they meet one of the two eligibility criteria:
The student’s home is geographically isolated, for example in a remote rural or island location, far from the nearest secondary school.
The student’s educational success is negatively affected by:
For further information visit the Ministry of Education website here.
If you have any questions or need help with the application, contact the Boarding Allowance Team at the Ministry of Education.
P: +64 4 463 8085
Boarding Allowance Team
Ministry of Education
PO Box 1666
All applications for the following school year are due by 31 October each year.
Decisions are issued early December.