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Fees schedule

Our Fees schedule is inclusive of GST and is for the period 1st October 2018 to 15th April 2019

Children  0-2 yrs Minimum enrolment 3 half day sessions per week Daily
Long session more than 7 hrs $65.25
Short session up to 7 hours $48.87
Half day session am or pm  $32.63
Start and finish times negotiated with Head Teacher
Children  2 years Minimum enrolment 3 half day  sessions per week Daily
Long session more than 7 hours $61.05
Short session up to 7 hours $44.87
Half day session am or pm  $30.26
Start and finish times negotiated with Head Teacher
Children 3 - 5 years Minimum enrolment 3 short sessions per week weekly with 20hrs ECE
3 Days Long  Day session more than 7 hours $175.90   $80.42
Short  Day session minimum enrolment 7 hours $143.75   $48.23
4 Days Long  Day session more than 7 hours $234.74 $128.60
Short Day Session  minimum enrolment 7 hrs $186.53   $80.42
5 Days Long Day session more than 7 hours $277.62 $171.51
Short Day  session minimum enrolment 7 hours $218.67 $112.51
am or pm Half day session on 4th or 5th day only   $17.15   $17.15
Start and finish times negotiated with Head Teacher

Notes:

  1. A "Late pick up fee" of another hour is charged if children are not collected on time.(At Director's discretion.) 
  2. Annual OUCA membership fee  charged when enrolment starts and  thereafter in March - $10 per family
  3. Full fees are charged on statutory holidays if they fall on an enrolled day.  (Note: 50% holding fee does not apply to statutory holidays). Parents of children enrolled part-week may arrange to use paid statutory holidays on another date within two months if space is available.
  4. All absences due to sickness will incur full fees unless other arrangements are made with the office, in cases of serious illness
  5. Four week's advance notice is required when a child is finishing at the centre.
  6. Provided at least 2 weeks notice is given, a 50% fees discount is given for leave of up to three consecutive weeks. After this time full fees will be charged if the place is to be held.For University of Otago students - after the end of the academic year if enrolment for the year is finished there is no charge but a new booking is required to secure a place in the next year. (ID Required)
  7. Where personal circumstances are difficult or complex, the Director has the discretion to modify fees or requirements as necessary.
  8. The Childcare Subsidy from Work & Income New Zealand (WINZ) ia available. 
  9. As part of our enrolment process a deposit of $250 is required on acceptance of a place for your child at a centre. The deposit will be forfeited if the enrolment is cancelled between the time you sign the agreement to accept the place offered and one month after your child's start date at a centre. If the enrolment proceeds then the deposit will be credited to your child's fees account.
  10. We expect to be paid monthly. If you cannot pay please speak to the Director as soon as possible. An automatic payment option is available. If an outstanding debt is not addressed a child's enrolment may be cancelled. We will pursue outstanding debts to the Court if necessary. The cost of recovering the debt will be charged to the debtor.