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Private Car Conveyance Allowance

Conveyance Allowance

If you need to transport your child to school by private car, you may be eligible for conveyance allowance from the Department of Education. In order to be eligible, the following criterion must be met:

  1. live 4.8km or further from GMS, and
  2. are not closer to another independent school registered as non-denominational.

Gisborne Montessori School will apply for this allowance on your behalf.  The current allowances are:

Distance (kilometers)

Amount paid annually

4.8-10

$439.20

>10–15

$549.50

>15–20

$658.70

>25-25

$769.10

>25–30

$878.30

>30–35

$986.50

>35

$1,098.90

Additional student

$219.70