Aged Care Residential Fees

Aged Care Residential Fees

New Zealand aged care residents pay a maximum daily fee. NZ residents may be eligible for an 'aged care residential subsidy'. Work and Income NZ will assess you to see if you are eligible.

Private Residential Care fees

Monthly care fees are calculated as follows: $158.65 per day by 365 days divided by 12 months = ($158.65*365/12 = $4,825.60 per month). The daily fee is set by the Director-General of Health annually on the 1st July. For more information on Ministry Board rates go to:

Aroha charges its care fees monthly in advance. The maximum contribution is set annually by the 1st July by the Director-General of Health.

If you would like to discuss residential aged care fees, or any part of the process, please contact our finance manager on (04) 567 1026.

Aroha’s Bank account: BNZ 02:0540:0111641:000