About Grant

Wellbeing 60+ Grant

Grant Purpose:

To provide financial support, promote health and wellbeing and enhance the quality of life to our kaumatua who are 60+ for the following:

  • Prescription Glasses
  • Dental/Dentures
  • GP Visits & Prescriptions
  • Hearing Impairments

Grant Criteria:

  • Must have attained the age of 60+.
  • Have completed the registration process and have been allocated a BE Number.
  • ​Contact the office if you are unsure that you are registered or received your BE Number.
  • This grant is paid on a reimbursement basis.  QUOTES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
  • Provide a Tax invoice or Receipt of Payment
Travel Health & Accommodation Grant
Grant Purpose:
  • To assist our kaumatua and beneficiaries in meeting some of the costs incurred in travel and accommodation to attend medical appointments. 
  • There is no age limit associated with this grant.
Grant Criteria:

Owners/beneficiaries in the Trust can apply for a maximum grant of up to $300.00 for both the Travel and Accommodation per calendar year.

  • This grant is paid on a reimbursement basis.
  • For those required to travel outside of the area for specialised treatment (e.g. Dialysis, Cancer, Heart and Other Treatment at Trustees Discretion) Travel Only $100.00 per appointment up to $300.00 (applicants may apply up to three times).
  • Travel must be least 70km distance to destination.
  • Travel and Accommodation up to $300 in total.
  • Provide a tax invoice or specialist letter or appointment card.
Registration Process:
  • You must be a current owner or a beneficiary of an Individual Owner or Whanau Trust.
  • If you have not registered click here to register REGISTER 
Payment:
  • An email or letter will be sent advising the applicant the outcome of your grant application
  • Payment will be made within 14 days after the consideration of the application
  • Funds to all approved applications will be paid directly to your nominated bank account

What You Need Before You Apply

  • Must have a NZ Bank Account No.
  • Tax Invoice or Receipt of Payment 

Application Process

Apply For Wellbeing 60+  or Travel Health Grant Here