About Grant

Grant Purpose:

To provide financial support, promote health and wellbeing and enhance the quality of life to our kaumatua  who are 60 years and over.

Grant Criteria:

  • Must have attained the age of 60+ on 1 January 2019
  • ​Applicants who are 60+ who have completed the registration process and have been allocated their BE number from the office.
  • Contact the office if you are unsure that you are registered or received your BE Number.
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 
  • 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.

Application Process

Apply For Kaumatua 60+ Grant

Kaumatua 60+ Grant


Instructions for applying online

If you do not know your Beneficiary (BE) number, please contact the office

Smart phone users

Our online applications support mobile devices.  Take photos of your required documentation and upload them where required as you progress through the form.  All photos must be visible/readable.  Unclear photos will delay the processing of your grant.