Centre fees

Pipitea is open throughout the year, with the exception of statutory holidays, two ‘teacher only’ days (notified in advance) and the period between Christmas and the second week of January.

FEES (as of 03 April 2023)
Standard Fees
3 Days = $281
4 days = $375
5 Days = $442

All fees are payable fortnightly in advance by automatic payment, 52 weeks per year i.e. even when tamariki are absent due to illness, holiday, statutory holidays, ‘Teacher Only’ days (two per year) or over the Christmas holiday period. There are no part day rates or casual places available.

20 hours ECE
Pipitea Childcare Centre is a provider of 20 hours ECE. A tamaiti is eligible for this on their third birthday. Fees below apply for three and four year olds who have elected to use their 20 hours childcare at Pipitea Childcare Centre*
3 Days = $177
4 days = $264
5 Days = $321

*Parents are required to complete an attestation form for their three and four year olds to qualify for the 20 hours childcare.

Leaving the Centre
The Centre reserves the right to request six weeks notice is required to terminate or change your enrolment agreement.